Synthese 191 (6):1051-1057 (2014)

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Alexander R. Pruss
Baylor University
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We show that infinitesimal probabilities are much too small for modeling the individual outcome of a countably infinite fair lottery
Keywords Probability  Infinity  Infinitesimals  Regularity
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