knowledge representation and reasoning; conditional reasoning; logic
[en] In this paper we introduce and investigate a very basic semantics for conditionals that can be used to
define a broad class of conditional reasoning systems. We show that it encompasses the most popular kinds of conditional reasoning developed in logic-based KR. It turns out that the semantics we propose is appropriate for a structural analysis of those conditionals that do not satisfy the property of Right Weakening. We show that it can be used for the further development of an analysis of the notion of relevance in conditional reasoning.
Author, co-author :
Casini, Giovanni ; University of Luxembourg > Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication (FSTC) > Computer Science and Communications Research Unit (CSC)
Meyer, Thomas; University of Cape Town
Varzinczak, Ivan; Université d'Artois
External co-authors :
Simple Conditionals with Constrained Right Weakening
Publication date :
Event name :
28th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2019)
Event place :
Event date :
10-16 August 2019
Main work title :
Proceedings of the 28th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2019)
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