Majority merging by adaptive counting

Synthese 165 (2):203 - 223 (2008)
The present paper introduces a belief merging procedure by majority using the standard format of Adaptive Logics. The core structure of the logic ADM c (Adaptive Doxastic Merging by Counting) consists in the formulation of the conflicts arising from the belief bases of the agents involved in the procedure. A strategy is then defined both semantically and proof-theoretically which selects the consistent contents answering to a majority principle. The results obtained are proven to be equivalent to a standard majority operator for bases with partial support.
Keywords Belief merging  Adaptive logics  Majority merging  Dynamic reasoning  Multi-agent reasoning
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