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Both in science and in practical affairs we reason by combining facts only inconclusively supported by evidence. Building on an abstract understanding of this process of combination, this book constructs a new theory of epistemic probability. The theory draws on the work of A. P. Dempster but diverges from Depster's viewpoint by identifying his lower probabilities as epistemic probabilities and taking his rule for combining upper and lower probabilities as fundamental. The book opens with a critique of the well-known ...

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A Mathematical Theory of Evidence 1976, Princeton University Press, Princeton

ISBN-13: 9780691100425

Trade paperback

A Mathematical Theory of Evidence 1976, Princeton University Press, Princeton

ISBN-13: 9780691081755

Hardcover