Accession Number : AD0692391

Title :   EXPERIMENTS WITH A SEARCH ALGORITHM ON THE DATA BASE OF A HUMAN BELIEF STRUCTURE,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Colby,Kenneth Mark ; Tesler,Lawrence ; Enea,Horace

Report Date : 13 AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : Problems of collecting data regarding human beliefs are considered. Representation of this data in a computer model designed to judge credibility involved paraphrasings from natural language into the symbolic expressions of the programming language MLISP. Experiments in processing this data with a particular search algorithm are described, discussed and criticized. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATTITUDES(PSYCHOLOGY), PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS), (*PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS), COMPUTER PROGRAMS, VERBAL BEHAVIOR, ALGORITHMS, PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE