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Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach

(Third edition) by Stuart Russell and Peter Norvig

The leading textbook in Artificial Intelligence.
Used in over 1300 universities in over 110 countries.
The 22nd most cited computer science publication on Citeseer (and 4th most cited publication of this century).

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Table of Contents

     [Full Contents]
     Preface [html]
Part I Artificial Intelligence
          1 Introduction ... 1
          2 Intelligent Agents ... 34
Part II Problem Solving
          3 Solving Problems by Searching ... 64
          4 Beyond Classical Search ... 120
          5 Adversarial Search ... 161
          6 Constraint Satisfaction Problems ... 202
Part III Knowledge and Reasoning
          7 Logical Agents ... 234
          8 First-Order Logic ... 285
          9 Inference in First-Order Logic ... 322
        10 Classical Planning ...366
        11 Planning and Acting in the Real World ... 401
        12 Knowledge Representation ... 437
Part IV Uncertain Knowledge and Reasoning
        13 Quantifying Uncertainty ... 480
        14 Probabilistic Reasoning ... 510
        15 Probabilistic Reasoning over Time ... 566
        16 Making Simple Decisions ... 610
        17 Making Complex Decisions ...645
Part V Learning
        18 Learning from Examples ...693
        19 Knowledge in Learning ... 768
        20 Learning Probabilistic Models ... 802
        21 Reinforcement Learning ... 830
Part VII Communicating, Perceiving, and Acting
        22 Natural Language Processing ... 860
        23 Natural Language for Communication ... 888
        24 Perception ... 928
        25 Robotics ... 971
Part VIII Conclusions
        26 Philosophical Foundations ... 1020
        27 AI: The Present and Future ... 1044
         A Mathematical Background [pdf] ... 1053
         B Notes on Languages and Algorithms [pdf] ... 1060
             Bibliography [pdf and histograms] ... 1063
             Index [html or pdf] ... 1109