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  1. Louis Marinoff (1998). Exploitation in the Prisoner's Dilemma. In Peter Danielson (ed.), Modeling Rationality, Morality, and Evolution. Oxford University Press. 7--161.
     
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  2. Lars Bergstrom, John Forge, Louis Marinoff, John Leslie & Sami Pihlstrom (1996). International Studies in the Philosophy of Science. International Studies in the Philosophy of Science: Isps 10:187.
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  3. Louis Marinoff (1996). How Braess' Paradox Solves Newcomb's Problem: Not! International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 10 (3):217 – 237.
    Abstract In an engaging and ingenious paper, Irvine (1993) purports to show how the resolution of Braess? paradox can be applied to Newcomb's problem. To accomplish this end, Irvine forges three links. First, he couples Braess? paradox to the Cohen?Kelly queuing paradox. Second, he couples the Cohen?Kelly queuing paradox to the Prisoner's Dilemma (PD). Third, in accord with received literature, he couples the PD to Newcomb's problem itself. Claiming that the linked models are ?structurally identical?, he argues that Braess solves (...)
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  4. Louis Marinoff (1996). Robert J. Geis, Personal Existence After Death Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 16 (6):396-397.
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  5. Louis Marinoff (1995). Jody Azzouni, Metaphysical Myths, Mathematical Practice Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 15 (3):156-158.
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  6. Louis Marinoff (1994). A Resolution of Bertrand's Paradox. Philosophy of Science 61 (1):1-24.
    Bertrand's random-chord paradox purports to illustrate the inconsistency of the principle of indifference when applied to problems in which the number of possible cases is infinite. This paper shows that Bertrand's original problem is vaguely posed, but demonstrates that clearly stated variations lead to different, but theoretically and empirically self-consistent solutions. The resolution of the paradox lies in appreciating how different geometric entities, represented by uniformly distributed random variables, give rise to respectively different nonuniform distributions of random chords, and hence (...)
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  7. Louis Marinoff (1994). Hobbes, Spinoza, Kant, Highway Robbery and Game Theory. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 72 (4):445 – 462.
  8. Louis Marinoff (1994). Jon Barwise and John Etchemendy, The Language of First-Order Logic Including Tarski's World 4.0 Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 14 (3):162-164.
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  9. Louis Marinoff (1993). Three Pseudo-Paradoxes in ?Quantum? Decision Theory: Apparent Effects of Observation on Probability and Utility. Theory and Decision 35 (1):55-73.
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  10. Louis Marinoff (1990). The Inapplicability of Evolutionarily Stable Strategy to the Prisoner's Dilemma. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 41 (4):461-472.
    Hamilton games-theoretic conflict model, which applies Maynard Smith's concept of evolutionarily stable strategy to the Prisoner's Dilemma, gives rise to an inconsistency between theoretical prescription and empirical results. Proposed resolutions of thisproblem are incongruent with the tenets of the models involved. The independent consistency of each model is restored, and the anomaly thereby circumvented, by a proof that no evolutionarily stable strategy exists in the Prisoner's Dilemma.
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