extralogical

extralogical

(ˌɛkstrəˈlɒdʒɪkəl)
adj
(Logic) outside the limits of logic
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He locates this extralogical factor in Callicles' love (eros) for the Athenian demos (p.
On the contrary, the extralogical content, the cognitive information included in the matrix of such a relationship, meets the requirements of a positive determination.
Su proposito es encontrar un numero que indique la complejidad de un conjunto de "terminos extralogicos indefinidos" de una teoria o sistema: "In summary, then, we want to find a way of measuring the structural simplicity of the set of undefined extralogical terms of a theory or a system" (ref.
an approach based on the meaning of a sentence in isolation, and the "equilibrium approach", which takes into account the context and other extralogical factors as modeled in game theory.
Only the first two use logical division; the other four use extralogical procedures.
Hence, Kant was wrong to think that our grasp of arithmetical concepts and our knowledge of arithmetical truth depend on an extralogical source--the pure intuition of time (Frege 1884, [section] 89, [section] 109).
Some arguments and observations are better than others, and some people do seem to have special ability to draw the right conclusions from past and present facts and trends, whether they use logic or some extralogical powers--perhaps even mystical or spiritualist ones.
This suggests that it is not just ability to do logic that makes a good scientist, but some extralogical ability to foresee and predict what hypotheses and conjectures will prove to advance human knowledge and predictive powers.
Many of the extralogical predicates also provide no problems, including predicates that decompose compound terms into function symbol and arguments, predicates that test the instantiation state of a term, and predicates that generate output.
The requirement that the posterior distribution should be that which is in some sense or other the closest, subject to the stated constraints, to the prior, is not only an extralogical constraint, but it is also, in our view, one which it is very difficult if not impossible to defend as a rationality constraint either.
A study of orientation toward extralogical news coverage was conducted among a purposive sample of 92 Minnesota editors.
The points to be discussed included the detailed execution rule of guards, distinction between failure and suspension, the detail of metacall predicates, the treatment of extralogical predicates, requirement for systems programming, and the handling of various abnormal situations (i.