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Handbook of Logic in Computer Science: Volume 2 : Background Computational Structures - S. Abramsky

Handbook of Logic in Computer Science: Volume 2

Background Computational Structures

By: S. Abramsky (Editor), Dov M. Gabbay (Editor), T. S. E. Maibaum (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 10th December 1992
ISBN: 9780198537618
Number Of Pages: 584

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The Handbook of Logic in Computer Science is a six-volume, internationally authored work which offers a comprehensive treatment of the application of logic to theoretical computer science. Each volume is comprised of an average of five 100-page monographs and presents an in-depth overview of one of the field's major topics. Current volume topics include mathematical and computational structures; forthcoming volumes will cover semantic structures, semantic modelling, theoretical methods in specification and verification, and logical methods in computer science. The result of five years of cooperative effort by some of the field's most eminent scholars, this series will undoubtedly be the standard reference work in logic and theoretical computer science for years to come.

`It is a comprehensive, authoritative, and advanced collection of chapters, by leading authorities in the fields covered.' Personal Computer World 'a major work of scientific publishing ... a highly detailed, authoritative and illuminating exposition of the field, and at the same time a challenging source of ideas for further exploration ... we are much indebted to the editors, authors and all those others who have worked for so many years on this substantial project.' Times Higher Education Suplement

J.W. Klop: Term rewriting systems; H.P. Barendregt: Lambda calculi with types; D.M. Gabbay: Elements of algorithmic proof; Lawrence C. Paulson: Designing a theorem prover; Colin Stirling: Modal and temporal logics.

ISBN: 9780198537618
ISBN-10: 0198537611
Series: Handbook of Logic in Computer Science : Book 2
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 584
Published: 10th December 1992
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.11 x 16.36  x 3.81
Weight (kg): 1.11