Accession Number:

ADA162312

Title:

Review of Sowa's Conceptual Structures.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. no. 11,

Corporate Author:

STANFORD UNIV CA DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

Conceptual Structures is a bold, provocative synthesis of logic, linguistics, and artificial Intelligence research. At the very least Sowa has provided a clean, well-grounded notation for knowledge representation that many researchers will want to emulate and build upon. At its best, Sowas notation and proofs hint at what a future Principia Mathematica of knowledge and reasoning may look like. No other AI text achieves so much in breadth, style, and mathematical precision. This is a book that everyone in AI and cognitive science should know about, and that experienced researchers will profit from studying in some detail. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE