Semantics and Logics of Computation

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Overview

The aim of this volume is to present modern developments in semantics and logics of computation in a way that is accessible to graduate students. The book is based on a summer school at the Isaac Newton Institute and consists of a sequence of linked lecture course by international authorities in the area. The whole set have been edited to form a coherent introduction to these topics, most of which have not been presented pedagogically before.
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Review of the hardback: '… the book gives an attractive thematic overview of recent advances in the semantics and logics of computation. Students and researchers alike will find the book valuable as a reference and a pleasure to read.' The Computer Journal
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Meet the Author

Andrew Pitts FACM FBCS is Professor of Theoretical Computer Science at the University of Cambridge and a Fellow of Darwin College.
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Table of Contents

List of Contributors
Preface
Semantics of Interaction: an Introduction to Game Semantics
Computational Content of Classical Logic
Syntax and Semantics of Dependent Types
Game Semantics
Metalanguages and Applications
Operationally-Based Theories of Program Equivalence
Categories in Concurrency
Index
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