A Computational Theory of Belief Introspection

  title={A Computational Theory of Belief Introspection},
  author={Kurt Konolige},
Introspection is a general term covering the ability of an agent to reflect upon the workings of his own cognitive functions. In this paper we wi l l be concerned wi th developing an explanatory theory of a particular type of introspection: a robot agent's knowledge of his own beliefs. The development is both descriptive, in the sense of being able to capture introspective behavior as it exist; and prescriptive, in yielding an effective means of adding introspective reasoning abilities to robot… CONTINUE READING