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Higher-order logic programming languages with constraints: A semantics

dc.book.titleTyped lambda calculi and applications
dc.contributor.authorNieva Soto, Susana
dc.contributor.authorLipton, James
dc.contributor.editorRonchi della Rocca, Simona
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dc.date.issued2007
dc.description8th International Conference,TLCA 2007, Paris, France,June 26-28, 2007. Proceedings
dc.description.abstractA Kripke Semantics is defined for a higher-order logic programming language with constraints, based on Church's Theory of Types and a generic constraint formalism. Our syntactic formal system, hoHH(C) (higher-order hereditary Harrop formulas with constraints), which extends lambda Prolog's logic, is shown sound and complete. A Kripke semantics for equational reasoning in the simply typed lambda-calculus (Kripke Lambda Models) was introduced by Mitchell and Moggi in 1990. Our model theory extends this semantics to include full impredicative higher-order intuitionistic logic, as well as the executable hoHH fragment with typed lambda-abstraction, implication and universal quantification in goals and constraints. This provides a Kripke semantics for the full higher-order hereditarily Harrop logic of lambda Prolog as a special case (with the constraint system chosen to be,13,beta,eta-conversion).
dc.description.departmentSección Deptal. de Sistemas Informáticos y Computación
dc.description.facultyFac. de Ciencias Matemáticas
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dc.eprint.idhttps://eprints.ucm.es/id/eprint/17160
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dc.issue.number4583
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dc.publisherSpringer Verlag Berlín
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