The Enterprise of Knowledge: An Essay on Knowledge, Credal Probability, and Chance

MIT Press (1980)

Authors
Isaac Levi
Columbia University
Abstract
This major work challenges some widely held positions in epistemology - those of Peirce and Popper on the one hand and those of Quine and Kuhn on the other.
Keywords Chance   Decision making   Inference   Knowledge, Theory of   Probabilities   Science
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Reprint years 1983
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ISBN(s) 026262043X   9780262620437     0262120828
DOI 10.2307/2184951
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