Directions in Generalized Quantifier Theory

Studia Logica 55 (3):389-419 (1995)
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Johan Van Benthem
University of Amsterdam
Dag Westerståhl
Stockholm University
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We give a condensed survey of recent research on generalized quantifiers in logic, linguistics and computer science, under the following headings: Logical definability and expressive power, Polyadic quantifiers and linguistic definability, Weak semantics and axiomatizability, Computational semantics, Quantifiers in dynamic settings, Quantifiers and modal logic, Proof theory of generalized quantifiers
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