Topological aspects of branching-time semantics

Studia Logica 75 (3):271 - 286 (2003)
The aim of this paper is to present a new perspective under which branching-time semantics can be viewed. The set of histories (maximal linearly ordered sets) in a tree structure can be endowed in a natural way with a topological structure. Properties of trees and of bundled trees can be expressed in topological terms. In particular, we can consider the new notion of topological validity for Ockhamist temporal formulae. It will be proved that this notion of validity is equivalent to validity with respect to bundled trees.
Keywords Philosophy   Logic   Mathematical Logic and Foundations   Computational Linguistics
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