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Independence in Information Spaces

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Abstract

Three different types of interdependence between pieces of information, or “secrets”, are discussed and compared. Two of them, functional dependence and nondeducibility, have been studied and axiomatized before. This article introduces a third type of interdependence and provides a complete and decidable axiomatization of this new relation.

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Naumov, P. Independence in Information Spaces. Stud Logica 100, 953–973 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11225-012-9435-6

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Keywords

  • Information flow
  • Axiomatization
  • Completeness
  • Independence