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Nonmonotonic Reasoning via Possibility Theory
Ronald Yager
We introduce the operation of possibility qualification and show how. this modal-like operator can be used to represent "typical" or default knowledge in a theory of nonmonotonic reasoning. We investigate the representational power of this approach by looking at a number of prototypical problems from the nonmonotonic reasoning literature. In particular we look at the so called Yale shooting problem and its relation to priority in default reasoning.
Pages: 368-373
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AUTHOR = "Ronald Yager ",
TITLE = "Nonmonotonic Reasoning via Possibility Theory",
BOOKTITLE = "Proceedings of the Fourth Conference Annual Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI-88)",
ADDRESS = "Corvallis, Oregon",
YEAR = "1988",
PAGES = "368--373"

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