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Quantifiers in language and logic

Author: Stanley Peters; Dag Westerståhl
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Quantification is a topic which brings together linguistics, logic, and philosophy. Quantifiers are the essential tools with which, in language or logic, we refer to quantity of things or amount of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Peters; Dag Westerståhl
ISBN: 9780199291267 0199291268 9780199291250 019929125X
OCLC Number: 779910880
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2006.
Description: xix, 528 pages : illustrations
Contents: I. THE LOGICAL CONCEPTION OF QUANTIFIERS AND QUANTIFICATION; II. QUANTIFIERS OF NATURAL LANGUAGE; III. BEGINNINGS OF A THEORY OF EXPRESSIVENESS, TRANSLATION, AND FORMALIZATION; IV. LOGICAL RESULTS OF EXPRESSIBILITY WITH LINGUISTIC APPLICATIONS
Responsibility: Stanley Peters and Dag Westerstahl.

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This book gives a comprehensive account of quantifiers in both natural and formal languages, drawing on both linguistics and model theory. It creates a number of paradigms, because nothing so general Read more...

 
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