An Introduction to the Philosophy of Induction and Probability

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Two new philosophical problems surrounding the gradation of certainty began to emerge in the 17th century and are still very much alive today. One is concerned with the evaluation of inductive reasoning, whether in science, jurisprudence, or elsewhere; the other with the interpretation of the mathematical calculus of change. This book, aimed at non-specialists, investigates both problems and the extent to which they are connected. Cohen demonstrates the diversity of logical structures that are available for judgements of ...

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Induction and Probability 1989, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198750789

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An Introduction to the Philosophy of Induction and Probability 1989, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198750796

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