The Temporal Logic of Branching Time

  title={The Temporal Logic of Branching Time},
  author={Mordechai Ben-Ari and Zohar Manna and Amir Pnueli},
F r o m the first in t roduct ion of the Tempora l Logic formalism as a tool for reasoning about programs, there arose a basic question which later almost developed into a controversy. The question involves the nature of the underlying structure of time on which the formalism is based. The d icho tomy is between the linear time approach which considers time to be a linear sequence, and the branching time approach, which adopts a tree structured time, allowing some instants to have more than a… CONTINUE READING
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