A Logic of Deliberation

  title={A Logic of Deliberation},
  author={Marvin Belzer},
Deliberation typically involves the formation of a plan or intention from a set of values and beliefs. I suggest that deliberation, or “practical reasoning,” is a form of normative reasoning and that the understanding and construction of reasoning systems that can deliberate and act intentionally presupposes a theory of normative reasoning. The language and semantics of a deontic logic is used to develop a theory of defeasible reasoning in normative systems and belief systems. This theory may… CONTINUE READING


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