Journal of Philosophical Logic 25 (3):221 - 261 (1996)

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Frank Veltman
University of Amsterdam
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The aim of this paper is twofold: (i) to introduce the framework of update semantics and to explain what kind of semantic phenomena may successfully be analysed in it: (ii) to give a detailed analysis of one such phenomenon: default reasoning
Keywords dynamic semantics  defaults  epistemic modalities
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DOI 10.1007/BF00248150
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