Questions and dependency in intuitionistic logic

Ivano Ciardelli, Rosalie Iemhoff, Fan Yang

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In recent years, the logic of questions and dependencies has been investigated in the closely related frameworks of inquisitive logic and dependence logic. These investigations have assumed classical logic as the background logic of statements, and added formulas expressing questions and dependencies to this classical core. In this paper, we broaden the scope of these investigations by studying questions and dependency in the context of intuitionistic logic. We propose an intuitionistic team semantics, where teams are embedded within intuitionistic Kripke models. The associated logic is a conservative extension of intuitionistic logic with questions and dependence formulas. We establish a number of results about this logic, including a normal form result, a completeness result, and translations to classical inquisitive logic and modal dependence logic.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)75-115
Number of pages41
JournalNotre Dame Journal of Formal Logic
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2020


  • Dependence logic
  • Inquisitive logic
  • Intuitionistic logic
  • Team semantics


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