Studia Logica

, Volume 71, Issue 3, pp 315–329

A Tale of Four Grammars

  • Claudia Casadio
  • Joachim Lambek

DOI: 10.1023/A:1020564714107

Cite this article as:
Casadio, C. & Lambek, J. Studia Logica (2002) 71: 315. doi:10.1023/A:1020564714107


In this paper we consider the relations existing between four deductive systems that have been called “categorial grammars” and have relevant connections with linguistic investigations: the syntactic calculus, bilinear logic, compact bilinear logic and Curry's semantic calculus.

categorial grammarlinear logicpregroupadjointwh-questions

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Claudia Casadio
    • 1
  • Joachim Lambek
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di FilosofiaUniversità di BolognaBolognaItaly
  2. 2.Dept. of Mathematics and StatisticsMcGill UniversityMontrealCanada