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SEMANTICAL CONSIDERATIONS ON FLOYD-HOARE LOGIC

@inproceedings{Pratt1976SEMANTICALCO,
  title={SEMANTICAL CONSIDERATIONS ON FLOYD-HOARE LOGIC},
  author={Vaughan R. Pratt},
  booktitle={FOCS 1976},
  year={1976}
}
  • V. Pratt
  • Published in FOCS 1 September 1976
  • Computer Science, Philosophy
This paper deals with logics of programs. The objective is to formalize a notion of program description and to give both plausible (semantic) and effective (syntactic) criteria for the notion of truth of a description. A novel feature of this treatment is the development of the mathematics underlying Floyd-Hoare axiom systems independently of such systems. Other directions that such research might take are also considered. This paper grew out of, and is intended to be usable as, class notes for… 

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