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Plato And Aristotle's Missing Axiom Of Logical Thought: Creativity And Priorities

Thomas L. Saaty

Abstract


The original three laws of thought due to Plato comprise the most basic requirements for identification and reasoning.  Here we expand these three laws to include comparison which must precede all the three laws. The only way we know a thing is by comparing it with other things, or with our memories of other things.

Keywords


Laws of thought; Logic; Pairwise Comparison; AHP

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13033/ijahp.v7i3.364