Logic and Information

Logic and Information

by Keith Devlin
     
 

Arguing that we must broaden our concept of logic to obtain a deeper understanding of intelligence and knowledge acquisition, this study outlines a new kind of logic that is capable of handling the issues involved in human communication and machine information processing. See more details below

Overview

Arguing that we must broaden our concept of logic to obtain a deeper understanding of intelligence and knowledge acquisition, this study outlines a new kind of logic that is capable of handling the issues involved in human communication and machine information processing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521410304
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/28/2003
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.87(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Logic; 2. Information; 3. Situation theory; 4. Meaning and constraints; 5. Some logical issues; 6. Mental states; 7. Perception and action; 8. Situation semantics; 9. Topics in situation semantics; 10. Historical perspectives and future directions.

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