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broader interpretation of logic in logic programming

Alan Bundy

broader interpretation of logic in logic programming

by Alan Bundy

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Published by Dept. of Artificial Intelligence, University of Edinburgh in (Edinburgh) ((Hope Park Square, Meadow Lane, Edinburgh, EH8 9NW)) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement Alan Bundy.
SeriesD.A.I. research paper -- no. 388
ContributionsUniversity of Edinburgh. Department of Artificial Intelligence.
The Physical Object
Pagination15p. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13715607M

Predicate logic deals with the combination of predicates using the propositional operators we have already studied. It also adds one more interesting element, the "quantifiers". The meaning of predicate logic expressions is suggested by the following: Expression + Interpretation + Assignment = Truth Value Now we explain this Size: KB. Logic (from the Ancient Greek: λογική, romanized: logikḗ) is the systematic study of the forms of inference, the relations that lead to the acceptance of one proposition, the conclusion, on the basis of a set of other propositions, the broadly, logic is the analysis and appraisal of arguments.. There is no universal agreement as to the exact definition and boundaries of.

The Journal of Logical and Algebraic Methods in Programming complements Elsevier's Science of Computer Programming and Theoretical Computer Science by its focus on the foundations and the application of logical, algebraic and categorical methods to programming and to the development of trustworthy computing systems. AUDIENCE. Logic (from Greek: λογική, logikḗ, 'possessed of reason, intellectual, dialectical, argumentative') is the systematic study of the forms of inference, i.e. the relations that lead to the acceptance of one proposition (the conclusion) on the basis of a set of other propositions ().More broadly, logic is the analysis and appraisal of arguments.

  Technically, not a programming book, but instead a book about making things that are intended to be used by humans. Originally written in the late 80s, as software development was slowly making the move from being presented to users via character-mode terminals to modern GUI environments, and many developers needed to be dragged into the era. Interpretation of the logic equation in such a form provides a challenge in developing logic that is intuitive and scalable. However it may be reused and replicated for a similar transfer scheme. Graphical programming of relay logic is intuitive and scalable compared to textual based format and it is Size: KB.


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The rst part deals with the logical aspects of logic programming and tries to provide a logical understanding of the programming language Prolog.

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Preliminaries Contents 1 Introduction. 2 Clausal logic. 3 Logic programming in Prolog (incl. meta-programming). 4 Representing structured knowledge.

5 Search. 6 Language processing using definite clause grammars. 7 Reasoning using incomplete information (incl. abduction). 8 Inductive logic programming (concept learning). 4/   The following list is reproduced from Frequently Asked Questions atwhich includes references to both Prolog and Logic Programming books: Introductory + "Programming In Prolog".

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