LOGIC (MS 339-1009)
Lecture I: published as 1.649-677, with omissions. Discourse on admirable and contemptible qualities. The qualities most admired, e.g., devotion and courage, are instinctual; the contemptible qualities derive from reasoning. The origin and influence of the "mechanical philosophy." "But it is one of the great virtues of scientific method that the scientist need not be a deep thinker or even a cultivated mind .... Men of this sort believe in the mechanical philosophy."
Logic (modal see Modality), Mechanics and philosophy, "Detached Ideas on Vitally Important Topics", Quality (see also Feeling; Firstness; Possibility; Predicate), Reason, logic of Science
LOGIC / DETACHED IDEAS ON VITALLY IMPORTANT TOPICS