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Prescott, T. J. (2008), Action Selection, Scholarpedia, 3(2):2705.
Informally speaking, action selection describes the task of choosing “what to do next”. More formally, given an agent with a repertoire of available actions, some knowledge of its internal state, and some sensory information concerning environmental context, the task is to decide what action (or action sequence) to perform in order for that agent to best achieve its goals [...]
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