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  1. John V. Strong (1979). Book Review:Peirce's Philosophy of Science. Critical Studies in His Theory of Induction and Scientific Method Nicholas Rescher. [REVIEW] Philosophy of Science 46 (4):655-.
  2. John V. Strong (1978). John Stuart Mill, John Herschel, and the 'Probability of Causes'. PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1978:31 - 41.
    While historians of scientific method have recently called attention to the views of many of John Stuart Mill's contemporaries on the relation between probability and inductive inference, little if any note has been taken of Mill's own vigorous attack on the received "Laplacean" interpretation of probability in the first (1843) edition of the System of Logic. This paper examines the place of Mill's critique, both in the overall framework of his philosophy, and in the tradition of assessing the so-called (...)
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  3. John V. Strong (1976). The Infinite Ballot Box of Nature: De Morgan, Boole, and Jevons on Probability and the Logic of Induction. PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1976:197 - 211.
    The project of constructing a logic of scientific inference on the basis of mathematical probability theory was first undertaken in a systematic way by the mid-nineteenth-century British logicians Augustus De Morgan, George Boole and William Stanley Jevons. This paper sketches the origins and motivation of that effort, the emergence of the inverse probability (IP) model of theory assessment, and the vicissitudes which that model suffered at the hands of its critics. Particular emphasis is given to the influence which competing interpretations (...)
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  4. John V. Strong (1974). The Erkenntnistheoretiker's Dilemma: J. B. Stallo's Attack on Atomism in His Concepts and Theories of Modern Physics (1881). PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1974:105 - 123.
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