Autonomy as Decision-Making Control

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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1986)


Autonomy is a very complex concept. This discussion develops a definition for one dimension of autonomy: decision-making control. The development of this definition draws salient features from previous work. Each stage in the development of this definition is highlighted by bold text.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringThe Laboratory for Intelligent Processes and SystemsThe University of Texas at AustinAustinTX

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