A Note on Binary Inductive Logic

Nix, C. J. and Paris, J. B. (2007) A Note on Binary Inductive Logic. Journal of Philosophical Logic. xxx-xxx. ISSN 1573-0433 (In Press)

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We consider the problem of induction over languages containing binary relations and outline a way of interpreting and constructing a class of probability functions on the sentences of such a language. Some principles of inductive reasoning satisfied by these probability functions are discussed, leading in turn to a representation theorem for a more general class of probability functions satisfying these principles.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: MSC 2010, the AMS's Mathematics Subject Classification > 03 Mathematical logic and foundations
Depositing User: Ms Lucy van Russelt
Date Deposited: 02 Aug 2007
Last Modified: 20 Oct 2017 14:12
URI: http://eprints.maths.manchester.ac.uk/id/eprint/829

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