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Handbook of Logic in Artificial Intelligence and Logic Programming: Volume 1: Logical Foundations

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Overview

Logic is now widely recognized to be one of the foundational disciplines of computing with applications in virtually all aspects of the subject, from software engineering and hardware development to programming languages and artificial intelligence. There is a growing need for an in-depth survey of the applications of logic in AI and computer science. The Handbook of Logic in Artificial Intelligence and Logic Programming and its companion, Handbook of Logic in Computer Science, have been created in response to this need. This book is a combination of authoritative exposition, comprehensive survey, and fundamental research that explores underlying unifying themes in the various subject areas. Chapters have been written by an internationally renowned team of researchers and are coordinated in terms of the theories discussed and the examples offered. This book will be of interest to graduate students and researchers in all areas of artificial intelligence, computer science, and logic, as well as to logicians and mathematicians.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780198537458
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Publication date: 8/5/1993
  • Pages: 536
  • Product dimensions: 6.50 (w) x 9.50 (h) x 1.41 (d)

Meet the Author

both at Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine

Syracuse University, New York

University of Saarland, Saarbrucken

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Table of Contents

1. The Role(s) of Logic Used in AI
2. Predicate Logic
3. Methods and Calculi of Deduction
4. Deduction Systems Based on Resolution
5. Equational Reasoning and Term Rewriting Systems
6. Basic Modal Logic
7. Logical Features of Horn Clauses

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