Studia Logica 66 (3):327-348 (2000)

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Diderik Batens
University of Ghent
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This paper describes the adaptive logic of compatibility and its dynamic proof theory. The results derive from insights in inconsistency-adaptive logic, but are themselves very simple and philosophically unobjectionable. In the absence of a positive test, dynamic proof theories lead, in the long run, to correct results and, in the short run, sometimes to final decisions but always to sensible estimates. The paper contains a new and natural kind of semantics for S5from which it follows that a specific subset of the standard worlds-models is characteristic for S5
Keywords Philosophy   Logic   Mathematical Logic and Foundations   Computational Linguistics
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DOI 10.1023/A:1005208616441
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A Universal Logic Approach to Adaptive Logics.Diderik Batens - 2007 - Logica Universalis 1 (1):221-242.
A General Characterization of Adaptive Logics.Diderik Batens - 2001 - Logique Et Analyse 173 (175):45-68.
The Need for Adaptative Logics in Epistemology.Diderik Batens - 2004 - In Shadid Rahman, John Symons, Dov Gabbay & Jean Bendegem (eds.), Logic, Epistemology, and the Unity of Science. Kluwer Academic Publishers. pp. 459-485.

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