Accommodating change



Al-Abdulkarim, Latifa, Atkinson, Katie ORCID: 0000-0002-5683-4106 and Bench-Capon, Trevor
(2016) Accommodating change. Artificial Intelligence and Law, 24 (4). pp. 409-427.

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Abstract

The third of Berman and Hafner’s early nineties papers on reasoning with legal cases concerned temporal context, in particular the evolution of case law doctrine over time in response to new cases and against a changing background of social values and purposes. In this paper we consider the ways in which changes in case law doctrine can be accommodated in a recently proposed methodology for encapsulating case law theories (the ANGELIC methodology based on Abstract Dialectical Frameworks), and relate these changes the sources of change identified by Berman and Hafner.

Item Type: Article
Depositing User: Symplectic Admin
Date Deposited: 31 Jan 2017 14:02
Last Modified: 19 Jan 2023 07:19
DOI: 10.1007/s10506-016-9190-5
Open Access URL: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10506-01...
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URI: https://livrepository.liverpool.ac.uk/id/eprint/3005455