Negation : A Notion in Focus

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  • Hardback | 277 pages
  • 155.96 x 233.93 x 17.53mm | 622g
  • Berlin, Germany
  • English
  • Reprint 2010
  • 3110147696
  • 9783110147698
  • 3,582,029

Table of contents

Summary of the Contents:
Part I: Negation in Philosophical Logic
J. Michael Dunn:
Generalized Ortho Negation
Chrysafis Hartonas:
Order-Duality, Negation and Lattice Representation
Wolfgang Lenzen:
Necessary Conditions for Negation Operators
Ingolf Max:
External, Restricted External and Internal Negations in
a Two-Dimensional Logic
Werner Stelzner:
Negation and Relevance
Part II: Negation in Linguistics
Wojciech Buszkowski:
Categorial Grammars with Negative Information
William A. Lasusaw:
Negative Concord and 'Mode of Judgement'
Ton van der Wouden:
Litotes and Downward Monotonicity
Frans Zwarts:
A Hierarchy of Negative Expressions
Part III: Negation in Artificial Intelligence
Gerhard Schurz:
The Role of Negation in Nonmonotonic Logis and Defeasible Reasoning
Gerd Wagner:
Belnap's Episitemic States and Negation-as-Failure
Summary of contents:
1. Negation in Philosophical Logic (with articles by J.M. Dunn, G. Falkenberg, Ch. Hartonas, W. Lenzen, I. Max, W. Stelzner)
2. Negation in Linguistics and Philosophy of Language (with articles by W. Buszkowski, H. Kamp, W. A. Ladusaz, A. Merin, T. van der Wouden, F. Zwarts)
3. Negation in Artificial Intelligence (with articles by G. Schurz, G. Wagner)
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