Conditionals and Supposition-Based Reasoning

Case-based reasoning is a familiar method of evaluating sentences. But when applied to conditionals, it seems to lead to implausible conclusions. In this paper I argue that the problem arises from equating the probability of a conditional sentence on the evidential supposition of some condition with...

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Published in:Topoi : An International Review of Philosophy, Vol. 30, No. 1 (2011), p. 39-45
Main Author: Bradley, Richard
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1572-8749
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1007/s11245-010-9081-4
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