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By Gardner M.R.

Putnam and Finkelstein have proposed the abandonment of distributivity within the good judgment of quantum thought. this transformation effects from defining the connectives, now not fact functionally, yet by way of a definite empirical ordering of propositions. Putnam has argued that using this ordering ("implication") to manipulate proofs resolves yes paradoxes. yet his resolutions are defective; and at the least, the paradoxes should be resolved without alterations in common sense. there's as a result no cause to treat the partly ordered set of propositions as a logic-i.e. as embodying a criterion for soundness of proofs. Its function in quantum thought must be understood in a wholly diversified method.

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