Paradoxes are arguments that lead from apparently true premises,
via apparently uncontroversial reasoning, to a false or even
contradictory conclusion. Paradoxes threaten our basic
understanding of central concepts such as space, time, motion,
infinity, truth, knowledge, and belief.
In this volume Roy T Cook provides a sophisticated, yet accessible
and entertaining, introduction to the study of paradoxes, one that
includes a detailed examination of a... more...