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What is the meaning of Fuzzy Logic?

Fuzzy logic is a superset of conventional (Boolean) logic that has been extended to multi-valued sets, to handle the concept of partial truth, that is, truth values between completely true and completely false. Fuzzy logic was introduced in 1965 by Dr Lotfi Zahdek, then Chair of UC Berkley’s Electrical Engineering Department, as a way of modelling the uncertainties of natural language. See Kosko (1993). In psychological terms, Pinker (1997: 101) explains that ... " In many domains people do not have all-or-none convictions about whether something is true."

Books Related to Fuzzy Logic

Jyh-Shing Roger Jang, Chuen-Tsai Sun and Eiji Mizutani, "Neuro-Fuzzy and Soft Computing: A Computational Approach to Learning and Machine Intelligence".
     —More information on Neuro-Fuzzy and Soft Computing: A Computational Approach to Learning and Machine Intelligence

Darby Conley, "Fuzzy Logic Get Fuzzy 2".
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