Chapter 31. Deontic, Epistemic, and Temporal Modal Logics

  1. Dale Jacquette
  1. Risto Hilpinen

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996751.ch32

A Companion to Philosophical Logic

A Companion to Philosophical Logic

How to Cite

Hilpinen, R. (2006) Deontic, Epistemic, and Temporal Modal Logics, in A Companion to Philosophical Logic (ed D. Jacquette), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996751.ch32

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631216711

Online ISBN: 9780470996751

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Keywords:

  • deontic modal logic;
  • epistemic modal logic;
  • temporal modal logic;
  • semantics;
  • modality

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Modal Concepts

  • The Semantics of Modalities and Systems of Modal Logic

  • Modality and Quantification

  • Deontic, Epistemic, and Temporal Modalities

  • Epistemic Logic

  • Deontic Logic

  • Temporal Frames

  • Conditional Obligations and Rules of Detachment