Gentzen calculi for the existence predicate

Studia Logica 82 (1):7 - 23 (2006)
We introduce Gentzen calculi for intuitionistic logic extended with an existence predicate. Such a logic was first introduced by Dana Scott, who provided a proof system for it in Hilbert style. We prove that the Gentzen calculus has cut elimination in so far that all cuts can be restricted to very simple ones. Applications of this logic to Skolemization, truth value logics and linear frames are also discussed
Keywords Philosophy   Logic   Mathematical Logic and Foundations   Computational Linguistics
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Rosalie Iemhoff (2010). The Eskolemization of Universal Quantifiers. Annals of Pure and Applied Logic 162 (3):201-212.

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