Expert Systems and the "Myth" of Symbolic Reasoning

@article{Doyle1985ExpertSA,
  title={Expert Systems and the "Myth" of Symbolic Reasoning},
  author={Jon Doyle},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering},
  year={1985},
  volume={SE-11},
  pages={1386-1390}
}
Elements of the artificial intelligence approach to expert systems offer great productivity advantages over traditional approaches to application systems development, even though the end result may be a program employing no AI techniques. These productivity advantages are the hidden truths behind the "myth" that symbolic reasoning programs are better than… CONTINUE READING