Journal of Symbolic Logic 59 (3):845-859 (1994)

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Sven Ove Hansson
Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
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Kernel contraction is a natural nonrelational generalization of safe contraction. All partial meet contractions are kernel contractions, but the converse relationship does not hold. Kernel contraction is axiomatically characterized. It is shown to be better suited than partial meet contraction for formal treatments of iterated belief change
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