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Handbook of logic and language

Author: Johan F A K van Benthem
Publisher: Amsterdam : Elsevier, 1997.
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Documents the trends in research between logic and language, including its influence in computer science, linguistic theory and cognitive science. This work demonstrates how logical systems are  Read more...


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All Authors / Contributors: Johan F A K van Benthem
ISBN: 044481714X 9780444817143 0262220539 9780262220538
OCLC Number: 243854791
Notes: NT: Handbook of logic & language.
Description: XXIII, 1247 Seiten
Contents: Preface. Abbreviations of Journal Titles. List of Contributors. Part 1. Frameworks. Introduction. Montague Grammar (B.H. Partee, H.L.W. Hendriks). Categorial type logics (M. Moortgat). Representing discourse in context (J. van Eijck, H. Kamp). Situation theory (J. Seligman, L.S. Moss). GB theory: an introduction (J. Higginbotham). Game-theoretical semantics (J. Hintikka, G. Sandu). Part 2. General Topics. Introduction. Compositionality (T.M.V. Janssen with an appendix by B.H. Partee). Feature logics (W.C. Rounds). Types (R. Turner). Dynamics (R. Muskens et al.). Partiality (J.E. Fenstad). Mathematical linguistics and proof theory (W. Buszkowski). Formal learning theory (D. Osherson et al.). Nonmonotonicity in linguistics (R.H. Thomason). Part 3. Descriptive Topics. Introduction. Generalized quantifiers in linguistics and logic (E.L. Keenan, D. Westerstahl). Temporality (M. Steedman). Presupposition (D.I. Beaver). Plurals and collectivity (J.T. Lonning). Questions (J. Groenendijk, M. Stokhof). Generics and defaults (F.J. Pelletier, N. Asher). Glossary. Author Index. Subject Index.
Other Titles: Handbook of logic & language
Logic & language
Logic and language
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