The logical study of language is becoming more interdisciplinary, playing a role in fields such as computer science, artificial intelligence, cognitive science and game theory. This new edition, written by the leading experts in the field, presents an overview of the latest developments at the interface of logic and linguistics as well as a historical perspective. It is divided into three parts covering Frameworks, General Topics and Descriptive Themes. Completely revised and updated - includes over 25% new material Discusses the interface between logic and language Many of the authors are creators or active developers of the theoriesCan all answers to a question be formulated? ... As for the classification of questions, here logical properties typically take priority over linguistic issues. A primary concern is ... Again, this may differ with the kind of domain that one has in mind.
|Title||:||Handbook of Logic and Language|
|Author||:||Johan F.A.K. van Benthem, Alice ter Meulen|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2010-12-17|