Evocation of Questions

Part of the Synthese Library book series (SYLI, volume 252)


In this Chapter we shall define the semantic relation of evocation of a question by a set of declarative formulas. We shall also examine the basic properties of this relation. The proposed definition provides us with one of the explications of the intuitive concept of the arising of a question from a set of declarative sentences (cf. Chapter 1).


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  1. 1.
    Cf. Kubiński (1980), p. 66Google Scholar
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    Cf. Kubiński (1980), p. 66.Google Scholar
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    These relations were defined by Tadeusz Kubiński (cf. Kubiński, 1980, pp. 58 and 80).Google Scholar
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    For a detailed description of the properties of regular entailment see the paper Kubiński (1964); for this concept see also the papers Kubiński (1966), (1987), or the books Kubiński (1971), pp. 48–49, or Kubiński (1980), pp. 55–56.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Adam Mickiewicz UniversityPoznańPoland

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