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What is a logical relation?

 

Definition
 

A logical relation is an interpropositional relation in which a proposition is related to another, in reasoning, as

 
  • a premise to a conclusion, or
  • an antecedent to a consequent.
Kinds
  Here are some kinds of logical relations:
 
Generic
  A logical relation is a kind of
 
Sources
 

Beekman, Callow, and Kopesec 1981 102

 

Longacre 1983 101

 

Halliday and Hasan 1976 257

 

Johnson 1987 63–64


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