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The limitations of partial evaluation

  • Frank van Harmelen
Chapter 4 Artificial Intelligence
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 381)

Keywords

Logic Programming Partial Evaluation Stop Criterion Logical Inference Source Program 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Frank van Harmelen
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  1. 1.Department of Artificial IntelligenceUniversity of EdinburghEdinburghScotland

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