Reasoning about norm compliance (extended abstract)
Publication Type:Conference Proceedings
Source:Proc. of 10th Int. Conf. on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2011), International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, Taipei, Taiwan, p.1191-1192 (2011)
Keywords:agent architecture; norm compliance; BDI agents; coherence
This paper proposes a reasoning process to allow agents to decide when and how norms should be violated or obeyed. The coherence-based reasoning mechanism proposed in this paper, allows norm aware agents to confront the norm compliance dilemma and build alternatives for such normative decisions.