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Advances in Artificial Intelligence
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 867831, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/867831
Research Article

Work Out the Semantic Web Search: The Cooperative Way

1Iscac, Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra, Quinta Agrícola-Bencanta, 3040-316 Coimbra, Portugal
2Centre for Artificial Intelligence (CENTRIA) and Departamento de Informática, FCT/UNL, Quinta da Torre, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal
3Departamento de Informática, Universidade de Évora, Rua Romão Ramalho, No. 59, 7000-671 Évora, Portugal

Received 16 December 2011; Revised 26 March 2012; Accepted 19 April 2012

Academic Editor: Mladen Stanojević

Copyright © 2012 Dora Melo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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