Introduction to Logic
This collection contains the California Open Educational Resources Council (CA OER) list of peer-reviewed textbooks for Introduction to Logic (common course-id PHIL 110), one of the top 50 college courses identified for inclusion in the California Open Online Library for Education (COOLforEd).
General Course Description: PHIL 110
This course introduces some principles of valid reasoning with emphasis on deductive logic. The course must include a study of formal techniques of sentential logic. The course may also include a treatment of inductive reasoning, language, or fallacies.
Minimum Units: 3.0
Advisories/Recommendations: Eligibility for College Composition (C-ID ENGL 100)
Pedagogical Approach & Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
- Demonstrate understanding of deductive reasoning and competence in some methods of formal logic.
A Modern Formal Logic Primer (Open (Access) Textbook)This is a two-volume introduction to formal logic. Volume I presents sentence logic and Volume II covers predicate logic... More
Formal Logic (Open (Access) Textbook)This is an undergraduate college level textbook covering first order predicate logic with identity but omitting... More