Is the second-step conditionalization unnecessary?

Behavioral and Brain Sciences 32 (1):92-93 (2009)
Because the addition of the conditional premise tends to increase modus ponens (MP) inferences, Oaksford & Chater argue that the additional knowledge is assimilated to world knowledge before the Ramsey test is carried out to evaluate P(q|p), so that the process of applying the Ramsey test could become indistinguishable from the process of applying the second-step conditionalization
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DOI 10.1017/S0140525X09000387
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