Simulating Belief and Action

  • Tom AddisEmail author
Part of the Advanced Information and Knowledge Processing book series (AI&KP)


In Chap. 6 we noted that the concept of ‘truth’ was limited to deductive inference only. For other kinds of inference we have introduced the new concept of ‘belief’ to replace ‘truth’. Our approach is now to represent experiments with a computer model that allows for variability in four key components of the scientific process.


Shadow box Negotiating Semantics Contingency Ether drift Relativity Belief profiles 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Portsmouth School of ComputingPortsmouthUnited Kingdom

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