Aggregations in conceptual graphs

  • William M. Tepfenhart
Knowledge Representation
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1257)

Abstract

In this paper issues associated with representing and reasoning about aggregations are examined. A hierarchy of aggregation types are described and the importance of individual types of aggregations in the reasoning endeavor is discussed. Some of the typical operations associated with aggregations are identified.

Keywords

Conceptual Structure Actual Member Sibling Relationship Conceptual Graph Potential Member 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • William M. Tepfenhart
    • 1
  1. 1.AT&TMiddletown

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