Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Leslie G. Valiant
    Pages 1-11
  3. Eiji Takimoto, Yoshifumi Sakai, Akira Maruoka
    Pages 12-25
  4. Atsuyoshi Nakamura
    Pages 37-50
  5. Hans Kleine Büning, Theodor Lettmann
    Pages 51-58
  6. Rohan A. Baxter, Jonathan J. Oliver
    Pages 83-90
  7. Pearson R. A., Smith E. K. T.
    Pages 91-99
  8. V. Arvind, N. V. Vinodchandran
    Pages 100-112
  9. Amr F. Fahmy, Robert S. Roos
    Pages 113-126
  10. Nada Lavrač, Dragan Gamberger, Peter Turney
    Pages 127-134
  11. J. R. Quinlan
    Pages 143-155
  12. Lionel Martin, Christel Vrain
    Pages 169-176
  13. Noriko Sugimoto, Kouichi Hirata, Hiroki Ishizaka
    Pages 177-184
  14. Jianguo Lu, Jun Arima
    Pages 185-198
  15. Dragan Gamberger, Nada Lavrač, Sašo Džeroski
    Pages 199-212

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Algorithmic Learning Theory, ALT '96, held in Sydney, Australia, in October 1996.
The 16 revised full papers presented were selected from 41 submissions; also included are eight short papers as well as four full length invited contributions by Ross Quinlan, Takeshi Shinohara, Leslie Valiant, and Paul Vitanyi, and an introduction by the volume editors. The book covers all areas related to algorithmic learning theory, ranging from theoretical foundations of machine learning to applications in several areas.


Algorithmic Learning Algorithmisches Lernen Computational Learning Inductive Inference Induktive Inferenz Konzeptuelles Lernen Logic Programming Maschinelles Lernen algorithmic learning theory algorithms learning learning theory machine learning

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Algorithmic Learning Theory
  • Book Subtitle 7th International Workshop, ALT '96 Sydney, Australia, October 23–25, 1996 Proceedings
  • Editors Setsuo Arikawa
    Arun K. Sharma
  • Series Title Lecture Notes in Computer Science
  • Series Abbreviated Title Lect Notes Comput Sci
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-540-61863-8
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-540-70719-6
  • Series ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series E-ISSN 1611-3349
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVII, 337
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Artificial Intelligence
    Mathematical Logic and Formal Languages
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