Philosophies of probability

Williamson, Jon (2009) Philosophies of probability. In: Gabbay, D.M. and Thagard, P. and Woods, J., eds. Philosophy of Mathematics. Handbook of the Philosophy of Science . Elsevier Science & Technology/ North Holland, Oxford, pp. 493-533. ISBN 9780444515551. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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This chapter presents an overview of the major interpretations of probability followed by an outline of the objective Bayesian interpretation and a discussion of the key challenges it faces. I discuss the ramifications of interpretations of probability and objective Bayesianism for the philosophy of mathematics in general.

Item Type: Book section
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BC Logic
Divisions: Faculties > Humanities > School of European Culture and Languages
Depositing User: Jon Williamson
Date Deposited: 25 Jan 2010 11:23
Last Modified: 02 Jun 2014 08:31
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