Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press (2019)

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Jan Sprenger
University of Turin
Stephan Hartmann
Ludwig Maximilians Universität, München
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Jan Sprenger and Stephan Hartmann offer a fresh approach to central topics in philosophy of science, including causation, explanation, evidence, and scientific models. Their Bayesian approach uses the concept of degrees of belief to explain and to elucidate manifold aspects of scientific reasoning.
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