Durkin, J. (1994). Expert Systems: Design and Development. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall. [We will be using Durkin during the next several sessions and I have attached all of the Durkin readings together in one package. You ONLY need to read pp. 52-68 for this session. Details for the coming sessions will be provided in future Getting Ready's]
This selection briefly introduces the idea of knowledge and presents the idea of a rule-based knowledge representation.