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A Survey of non-Prioritized Belief Revision

  • Sven Ove Hansson
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Abstract

This paper summarizes and systematizes recent and ongoing work on non-prioritized belief change, i.e., belief revision in which the new information has no special priority due to its novelty.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sven Ove Hansson
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  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyStockholm UniversityStockholmSweden

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