Author Spotlight
The Logician Bookshop - Books by Avi Sion
Theology By Avi Sion
Paperback: $9.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Theology is about God and Creation, or more precisely perhaps about our ideas of them, how they are formed and somewhat justified, although it is stressed that they can be neither proved nor... More > disproved. This book is a thematic compilation drawn from past works by the author over a period of thirteen years.< Less
More Meditations By Avi Sion
Paperback: $9.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
More Meditations is a sequel to the author’s earlier work, Meditations. It proposes additional practical methods and theoretical insights relating to meditation and Buddhism. It also discusses... More > certain often glossed over issues relating to Buddhism – notably, historicity, idolatry, messianism, importation to the West.< Less
Judaic Logic By Avi Sion
Hardcover: $39.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Judaic logic: A Formal Analysis of Biblical, Talmudic and Rabbinic Logic is an original inquiry into the forms of thought determining Jewish law and belief, from the impartial perspective of a... More > logician. Judaic Logic attempts to honestly estimate the extent to which the logic employed within Judaism fits into the general norms, and whether it has any contributions to make to them.< Less
Buddhist Illogic By Avi Sion
Paperback: $11.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
The 2nd Century CE Indian philosopher Nagarjuna founded the Madhyamika (Middle Way) school of Mahayana Buddhism, which strongly influenced Chinese, Korean and Japanese Buddhism, as well as Tibetan... More > Buddhism. His writings include a series of arguments purporting to show the illogic of logic, the absurdity of reason. He considers this the way to verbalize and justify the Buddhist doctrine of “emptiness” (Shunyata). The present essay demonstrates the many sophistries involved in Nagarjuna’s arguments.< Less
Meditations By Avi Sion
Paperback: $11.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
A meditation is a voluntary exercise intended to increase awareness, sustained over some time. The main purpose of the present Meditations is to inspire and assist readers to practice meditation of... More > some sort, and in particular ‘sitting meditation’.< Less
Zen Judaism By Avi Sion
Paperback: $9.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Zen Judaism is a frank reflection on the tensions between reason and faith in today’s context of knowledge, and on the need to inject Zen-like meditation into Judaism. This work also treats... More > some issues in ethics and theodicy.< Less
The Logic of Causation By Avi Sion
Hardcover: $39.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
The Logic of Causation is a treatise of formal logic and of aetiology. It is an original and wide-ranging investigation of the definition of causation (deterministic causality) in all its forms, and... More > of the deduction and induction of such forms. The Logic of Causation deals with the main technicalities relating to reasoning about causation. Once all the deductive characteristics of causation in all its forms have been treated, and we have gained an understanding as to how it is induced, we are able to discuss more intelligently its epistemological and ontological status. In this context, past theories of causation are reviewed and evaluated.< Less
Future Logic By Avi Sion
Hardcover: $39.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Future Logic is an original and wide-ranging treatise of formal logic. It deals with deduction and induction, of categorical and conditional propositions, involving the natural, temporal,... More > extensional, and logical modalities. This is the first work ever to strictly formalize the inductive processes of generalization and particularization, through the novel methods of factorial analysis, factor selection and formula revision. This is the first work ever to develop a formal logic of the natural, temporal and extensional types of conditioning (as distinct from logical conditioning), including their production from modal categorical premises.< Less
Logical and Spiritual Reflections By Avi Sion
Paperback: $24.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Logical and Spiritual Reflections is a collection of six shorter philosophical works, including: Hume’s Problems with Induction; A Short Critique of Kant’s Unreason; In Defense of... More > Aristotle’s Laws of Thought; More Meditations; Zen Judaism; No to Sodom.< Less
Logical and Spiritual Reflections By Avi Sion
Hardcover: $39.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Logical and Spiritual Reflections is a collection of six shorter philosophical works, including: Hume’s Problems with Induction; A Short Critique of Kant’s Unreason; In Defense of... More > Aristotle’s Laws of Thought; More Meditations; Zen Judaism; No to Sodom.< Less