Collection UQFL291 - Richard Sylvan Papers

Identity area

Reference code

UQFL291

Title

Richard Sylvan Papers

Date(s)

  • 195?-2003. (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

172 boxes.

Context area

Name of creator

(1935-1996)

Biographical history

Richard Routley, who later changed his name to Richard Sylvan, was a philosopher and key figure in research on relevant logic, non-standard logic and environmental philosophy.

Name of creator

(1943-)

Biographical history

Academic and logician.

Archival history

Material in boxes 159 to 172 were passed on to Dr Ross Brady after Sylvan's death in 1996. Brady edited the second volume of Sylvan’s book Relevant Logics and their Rivals, published in 2003.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Acquired from the estate of the creator.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Correspondence, manuscripts, publications, research material compiled on various philosophical subjects.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

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Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Uploaded finding aid

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Alternative identifier(s)

Alma MMS ID

991003528909703131

Millennium Local System Number

.b19698410

Libraries Australia ID

63004905 ; 21260331

OCLC Number

1096570005 ; 222659413

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Status

Migrated

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.

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