The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2011)

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James Hawthorne
University of Oklahoma
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Sections 1 through 3 present all of the main ideas behind the probabilistic logic of evidential support. For most readers these three sections will suffice to provide an adequate understanding of the subject. Those readers who want to know more about how the logic applies when the implications of hypotheses about evidence claims (called likelihoods) are vague or imprecise may, after reading sections 1-3, skip to section 6. Sections 4 and 5 are for the more advanced reader who wants a detailed understanding of some telling results about how this logic may bring about convergence to the truth.
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