By Luiz Carlos Pereira,Edward Hermann Haeusler,Valeria de Paiva

This selection of papers, celebrating the contributions of Swedish philosopher Dag Prawitz to facts conception, has been assembled from these awarded on the normal Deduction convention geared up in Rio de Janeiro to honour his  seminal  research. Dag Prawitz’s paintings kinds the root of intuitionistic kind idea and his inversion precept constitutes the root of newest money owed of proof-theoretic semantics in good judgment, Linguistics and  Theoretical laptop Science.

The diversity of contributions comprises fabric at the extension of typical deduction with higher-order ideas, rather than higher-order connectives, and a paper discussing the appliance of average deduction principles to facing equality in predicate calculus. the amount keeps with a key bankruptcy summarizing paintings at the extension of the Curry-Howard isomorphism (itself a spinoff of the paintings on normal deduction), through tools of class idea which have been effectively utilized to linear common sense, in addition to many different contributions from extremely popular professionals. With an illustrious staff of participants addressing a wealth of subject matters and functions, this quantity is a invaluable addition to the libraries of teachers within the a number of disciplines whose improvement has been given further scope by means of the methodologies provided through common deduction. the quantity is consultant of the wealthy and sundry instructions that Prawitz paintings has encouraged within the quarter of typical deduction.

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