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Natural Deduction and Curry's Paradox

Susan Rogerson
Journal of Philosophical Logic
Vol. 36, No. 2 (Apr., 2007), pp. 155-179
Published by: Springer
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/30226962
Page Count: 25
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Natural Deduction and Curry's Paradox
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Abstract

Curry's paradox, sometimes described as a general version of the better known Russell's paradox, has intrigued logicians for some time. This paper examines the paradox in a natural deduction setting and critically examines some proposed restrictions to the logic by Fitch and Prawitz. We then offer a tentative counterexample to a conjecture by Tennant proposing a criterion for what is to count as a genuine paradox.

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