Objectivist Logic | 2024

Lead Faculty
Harry Binswanger

$0.00

Ayn Rand embraced Aristotelian logic but took it much further. This course, through lectures and homework exercises, reviews the three most important ideas of Aristotelian logic and then focuses on the new principles of proper thinking developed by Ayn Rand. Topics will include concept-formation, axioms, the syllogism, the need for and rules of proper definition, hierarchy, context-holding, thinking in principles, thinking in examples, and logical fallacies from equivocation to the stolen concept.

Prerequisites: To enroll in this course students must have completed an Objectivism course such as “Objectivism through Ayn Rand’s Fiction” or the “Objectivism Seminar”.

Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 12 – 1:15 PM PT

Live Class

April 2, 2024

Start Date

Lead Faculty

Closed

Registration

200

Level

q3, q4

Quarter

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