Journal of Logic, Language and Information

, Volume 6, Issue 1, pp 5–31

Zooming In, Zooming Out


    • ComputerlinguistikUniversität des Saarlandes
  • Maarten De Rijke
    • Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of Warwick

DOI: 10.1023/A:1008204403391

Cite this article as:
BLACKBURN, P. & De Rijke, M. Journal of Logic, Language and Information (1997) 6: 5. doi:10.1023/A:1008204403391


This is an exploratory paper about combining logics, combining theories and combining structures. Typically when one applies logic to such areas as computer science, artificial intelligence or linguistics, one encounters hybrid ontologies. The aim of this paper is to identify plausible strategies for coping with ontological richness.

Combinations of logics complex structures mathematics of modeling modularity modal logic representation languages transfer results

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