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Reasoning about Uncertainty

by Joseph Y. Halpern

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epistemology, theory of knowledge,
  • Computers,
  • Computers - General Information,
  • Computer Books: General,
  • Artificial Intelligence - General,
  • Computer Science,
  • Information Theory,
  • Computers / Computer Science,
  • Logic, Symbolic and mathematical,
  • Reasoning,
  • Uncertainty (Information theory)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages497
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9479402M
    ISBN 100262582597
    ISBN 109780262582599

    Text: Reasoning About Uncertainty (Halpern). (It should be available in the bookstore. The paperback version is marginally better (and should be cheaper), but the hardcover version is OK too. The paperback version corrects a number of typos and minor errors in the hardcover version.). from book Uncertainty theory. 2nd ed. representation and automated reasoning, tant current theories of uncertainty (imprecise probability [12], evidenceAuthor: Baoding Liu.

    The teacher edition for the Truth, Reasoning, Certainty, & Proof book will be ready soon. Download Book The learning guide “Discovering the Art of Mathematics: Truth, Reasoning, Certainty and Proof ” lets you, the explorer, investigate the great distinction between mathematics and all other areas of study - the existence of rigorous proof.   - uncertainty is fundamental and unavoidable in life, - we need to be able to represent it and reason about it, - reasoning about uncertainty can be a subtle task. The book, thus, describes several tools available to represent uncertainty as well as to reason about it. It is a course book which contains a Preface, 12 Chapters, a list of.

    This book presents an approach to reasoning about uncertainty. It addresses the problem of how to represent and reason with heuristic knowledge about uncertainty using nonnumerical methods. Topics covered include managing uncertainty; bayesian and endorsement-based analyses: two . Reasoning About Uncertainty (CS ): Course Description including nonmonotonic reasoning, belief change, counterfactual reasoning, and problems of statistical inference, particularly that of going from statistical information to degrees of belief. The course follows closely the material in the book Reasoning About Uncertainty.


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Basically, the CF were partly. ad hoc. It is an approximation of probability theory. Non-independent evidence can be expressed and combined only by “chunking” it together within the same rule.

When large quantities of non.