Machine Learning and Case-Based Reasoning: Their Potential Role in Preventing the Outbreak of Wars or in Ending Them

  • R. Trappl
  • J. Fürnkranz
  • J. Petrak
  • J. Bercovitch
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 382)


In a current project we investigate the potential contribution of Artificial Intelligence for the avoidance and termination of crises and wars. This paper reports some results obtained by analyzing international conflict databases using machine learning and case-based reasoning techniques.


Predictive Accuracy Mode Prediction Conflict Management International Conflict Inductive Logic Programming 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Trappl
    • 1
    • 2
  • J. Fürnkranz
    • 2
  • J. Petrak
    • 2
  • J. Bercovitch
    • 3
  1. 1.University of ViennaViennaAustria
  2. 2.Austrian Research Institute for Artificial IntelligenceViennaAustria
  3. 3.University of CanterburyChristchurchNew Zeland

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