Modeling practical reasoning

  title={Modeling practical reasoning},
  author={Brian R. Gaines},
  journal={Int. J. Intell. Syst.},
Knowledge modeling perspectives on knowledge acquisition suggest that it is reasonable to analyze knowledge bases as collections of models. This paper focuses on those parts of the knowledge base that model the practical reasoning processes of human experts, and asks what properties those models might be expected to have. It surveys the general notion of a model and its connotations in information systems science. It analyzes the structure of practical reasoning as a control process with… CONTINUE READING