Consistency defaults

Studia Logica 86 (1):89 - 110 (2007)
A consistency default is a propositional inference rule that asserts the consistency of a formula in its consequence. Consistency defaults allow for a straightforward encoding of domains in which it is explicitely known when something is possible. The logic of consistency defaults can be seen as a variant of cumulative default logic or as a generalization of justified default logic; it is also able to simulate Reiter default logic in the seminormal case. A semantical characterization of consistency defaults in terms of processes and in terms of a fixpoint equation is given, as well as a normal form.
Keywords Philosophy   Computational Linguistics   Mathematical Logic and Foundations   Logic
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Anna Radzikowska (2012). A Three-Valued Approach to Default Logic. Journal of Applied Non-Classical Logics 6 (2):149-190.
Ray Reiter (1980). A Logic for Default Reasoning. Artificial Intelligence 13:81-137.

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