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Section of Logic

  • Taotao XING
  • Professor
  • Office:Lee Shau Kee Humanities Buildings (李兆基人文学苑) No. 2, Room 104
  • Email: xtt@pku.edu.cn
  • Education: PhD, Peking University, 1993
  • Areas of Research:Symbolic Logic, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Religion, Traditional Chinese Logical Theories.

Graduated from Peking University (BA, 1985; MA, 1988; PhD, 1993), I have been studying and teaching logic and philosophy for 30 years, at PKU. The courses I taught include Elementary Logic, Mathematical Logic, Logic for Philosophy, and some special issues in the philosophy of religion. My publications also range over these fields. Moreover, I am now doing some research on ancient Chinese logical theories.

Selected Publications

Taotao Xing: Mathematical Logic, Peking University Press, 2008.
Taotao Xing: A Fine Reading of the White Horse Discourse, Science & Culture Review 3(5): 33-51, 2006, https://wenku.baidu.com/view/d9ce3813844769eae009ed38.html.
Taotao Xing: How Gödel Relates Platonism to Mathematics, Theology and Science 9(1): 121-135, 2011, https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14746700.2011.547013.