We study how the problem of temporal projection can be formalized in terms of argumentation. In particular, we extend earlier work of translating the language for ε Reasoning about Actions and Change into a Logic Programming argumentation framework, by introducing new types of arguments for (i) backward persistence and (ii) persistence from observations. The paper discusses how this extended argumentation formulation is close to the original Event Calculus proposed by Kowalski and Sergot in 1986.
|Title of host publication||Logic Programs, Norms and Action|
|Subtitle of host publication||Essays in Honor of Marek J. Sergot on the Occasion of His 60th Birthday|
|Number of pages||20|
|Publication status||Published - 2012|
|Name||Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)|
- Event Calculus
- Reasoning about Actions