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An inclusion theorem for defeasible logics

Billington, David, Antoniou, Grigoris, Governatori, Guido and Maher, Michael J. (2010) An inclusion theorem for defeasible logics. ACM Transactions on Computational Logic, 12 (1). p. 6. ISSN 1557-945X

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    Abstract

    Defeasible reasoning is a computationally simple nonmonotonic reasoning approach that has attracted
    significant theoretical and practical attention. It comprises a family of logics that capture
    different intuitions, among them ambiguity propagation versus ambiguity blocking, and the adoption or rejection of team defeat. This article provides a compact presentation of the defeasible logic variants, and derives an inclusion theorem which shows that different notions of provability in defeasible logic form a chain of levels of proof.

    Item Type: Article
    Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
    Schools: School of Computing and Engineering > Informatics Research Group > Knowledge Engineering and Intelligent Interfaces
    School of Computing and Engineering
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    Depositing User: Grigoris Antoniou
    Date Deposited: 03 Jul 2012 13:10
    Last Modified: 03 Jul 2012 13:10
    URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/13990

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