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Monotonicity in Logic and Language

Second Tsinghua Interdisciplinary Workshop on Logic, Language and Meaning, TLLM 2020, Beijing, China, December 17-20, 2020, Proceedings

Editors: Deng, D., Liu, F., Liu, M., Westerståhl, D. (Eds.)

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Edited in collaboration with FoLLI, the Association of Logic, Language and Information this book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second Interdisciplinary Workshop on Logic, Language, and Meaning, TLLM 2020, held in Tsinghua, China, in December 2020. The 12 full papers together presented were fully reviewed and selected from 40 submissions.
Due to COVID-19 the workshop will be held online.
The workshop covers a wide range of topics where monotonicity is discussed in the context of logic, causality, belief revision, quantification, polarity, syntax, comparatives, and various semantic phenomena in particular languages.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)
  • New Logical Perspectives on Monotonicity

    Pages 1-12

    Benthem, Johan (et al.)

  • Universal Free Choice from Concessive Copular Conditionals in Tibetan

    Pages 13-34

    Erlewine, Michael Yoshitaka

  • Monotonicity in Syntax

    Pages 35-53

    Graf, Thomas

  • Attributive Measure Phrases in Mandarin: Monotonicity and Distributivity

    Pages 54-80

    Li, Xuping

  • Universal Quantification in Mandarin

    Pages 81-106

    Liu, Mingming

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Softcover $69.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Monotonicity in Logic and Language
Book Subtitle
Second Tsinghua Interdisciplinary Workshop on Logic, Language and Meaning, TLLM 2020, Beijing, China, December 17-20, 2020, Proceedings
Editors
  • Dun Deng
  • Fenrong Liu
  • Mingming Liu
  • Dag Westerståhl
Series Title
Theoretical Computer Science and General Issues
Series Volume
12564
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-662-62843-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-662-62843-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-62842-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 239
Number of Illustrations
106 b/w illustrations, 17 illustrations in colour
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