Dynamic Semantics as Monadic Computation

  • Christina Unger
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7258)

Abstract

This paper proposes a formulation of the basic ideas of dynamic semantics in terms of the state monad. Such a monadic treatment allows to specify meanings as computations that clearly separate operations accessing and updating the context from purely truth conditional meaning composition.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christina Unger
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  1. 1.CITECBielefeld UniversityGermany

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