# Specifying nonspecific evidence

@article{Schubert1996SpecifyingNE, title={Specifying nonspecific evidence}, author={Johan Schubert}, journal={International Journal of Intelligent Systems}, year={1996}, volume={11} }

In an earlier article [J. Schubert, “On nonspecific evidence,” Int. J. Intell. Syst. 8(6), 711–725 (1993)] we established within Dempster‐Shafer theory a criterion function called the metaconflict function. With this criterion we can partition into subsets a set of several pieces of evidence with propositions that are weakly specified in the sense that it may be uncertain to which event a proposition is referring. Each subset in the partitioning is representing a separate event. The…

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