Foundations of Probability

Journal of Philosophical Logic 44 (6):625-640 (2015)

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R. A. Briggs
Stanford University
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The foundations of probability are viewed through the lens of the subjectivist interpretation. This article surveys conditional probability, arguments for probabilism, probability dynamics, and the evidential and subjective interpretations of probability
Keywords Foundations of probability  Bayesianism  Chance  Logical probability  Evidential probability  Conditionalisation
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DOI 10.1007/s10992-015-9377-3
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