Inconsistency-adaptive modal logics. On how to cope with modal inconsistency

Hans Lycke



In this paper, I will characterize a new class of inconsistency-adaptive logics, namely inconsistency-adaptive modal logics. These logics cope with inconsistencies in a modal context. More specifically, when faced with inconsistencies, inconsistency-adaptive modal logics avoid explosion, but still allow the derivation of sufficient consequences to adequately explicate the part of human reasoning they are intended for.


modal logics; paraconsistency; inconsistency-adaptive logics; inconsistency-adaptive modal logics

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