By Allen Van Gelder (auth.), Geoff Sutcliffe, Andrei Voronkov (eds.)

This booklet constitutes the refereed court cases of the twelfth foreign convention on common sense for Programming, synthetic Intelligence, and Reasoning, LPAR 2005, held in Montego Bay, Jamaica in December 2005.

The forty six revised complete papers offered including abstracts of three invited talks have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 108 complete paper submissions. The papers deal with all present matters in good judgment programming, logic-based software manipulation, formal approach, computerized reasoning, and numerous forms of AI logics.

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E. Bryant. Graph-based algorithms for Boolean function manipulation. IEEE Transactions on Computers, C-35(8):677–691, 1986. [BTV03] Leo Bachmair, Ashish Tiwari, and Laurent Vigneron. Abstract congruence closure. J. Autom. Reasoning, 31(2):129–168, 2003. [CC77] P. Cousot and R. Cousot. Abstract interpretation: a unified lattice model for the static analysis of programs by construction or approximation of fixpoints. In POPL 77: Principles of Programming Languages, pages 238– 252. ACM, 1977. 20 T. K.

ACM, 2004. N. Immerman, A. Rabinovich, T. Reps, S. Sagiv, and G. Yorsh. The boundary between decidability and undecidability for transitive-closure logics. In CSL 04: Conference on Computer Science Logic, LNCS 3210, pages 160–174. Springer-Verlag, 2004. J. Jaffar, M. J. Maher, P. J. Stuckey, and H. C. Yap. Beyond finite domains. In PPCP 94: Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming, LNCS 874, pages 86–94. Springer-Verlag, 1994. P. Kurshan. Computer-aided Verification of Coordinating Processes.

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