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Re: Is logic part of mathematics  or is mathematics part of logic?
Posted:
Jul 7, 2013 12:33 AM


Wayne Bishop says: >The problem (ugly truth?) is that in all but technical areas where logical deduction matters, it's more important to be persuasive than to be logical.
I had similar thoughts throughout this discussion, relating to a good definition of logic. (There are plenty already.)
If one is trying to convince people, logic in *most* cases is of limited value. If one is dealing with mother nature, it is of supreme value.
Cheers, Joe N



