Some observations on induction in predicate probabilistic reasoning

Hill, M.J. and Paris, J. B. and Wilmers, G. M. (2002) Some observations on induction in predicate probabilistic reasoning. Journal of Philosophical Logic, 31 (1). pp. 43-75. ISSN 1573-0433

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We consider the desirability, or otherwise, of various forms of induction in the light of certain principles and inductive methods within predicate uncertain reasoning. Our general conclusion is that there remain conflicts within the area whose resolution will require a deeper understanding of the fundamental relationship between individuals and properties.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: induction - inductive methods - probabilistic reasoning - uncertain reasoning
Subjects: MSC 2010, the AMS's Mathematics Subject Classification > 03 Mathematical logic and foundations
Depositing User: Ms Lucy van Russelt
Date Deposited: 16 Aug 2006
Last Modified: 20 Oct 2017 14:12

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