Towards the Implementation of a Normative Reasoning Process

  • Natalia Criado
  • Vicente Julián
  • Estefania Argente
Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 55)


Multi-agent systems have been employed for modeling dynamical and complex systems. In order to control these agent societies, the normative theory has arisen inside multi-agent system area as a coordination mechanism, being a key element in open systems. In this paper, a new normative reasoning process is presented. It allows agents to consider the existence of a dynamical normative context that regulates their behaviors.


Multi-agent Systems Norm Implementation Normative Reasoning 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Natalia Criado
    • 1
  • Vicente Julián
    • 1
  • Estefania Argente
    • 1
  1. 1.DSICUniversidad Politécnica de ValenciaValenciaSpain

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