**Basic Concepts in Modal Logic**

by Edward N. Zalta

**Publisher**: Stanford University 2011**Number of pages**: 91

**Description**:

This is a text for dedicated undergraduates with no previous experience in modal logic. The book should prepare people for reading advanced texts in modal logic, such as Goldblatt, Chellas, Hughes and Cresswell, and van Benthem.

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