Project

A judgemental theory of collectieve modal knowledge with applications.

Duration
01 October 2009 → 26 May 2013
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund, Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Promotor
Research disciplines
  • Humanities
    • Theory and methodology of philosophy
Keywords
collectieve modal knowledge
 
Project description

In today's information socity rational agents build knowledge on the basis of information received. This research shall outline a logic of judgemental acts using relevant information ans using modalities to formalize the agents' epistemic attitudes. It aims at the design of a multi-source and multi-receiver formal language, with applications in computer science and collective knowledge representation.