Knowledge and Conditionals: Essays on the Structure of Inquiry

Oxford University Press (2019)

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Robert Stalnaker
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Robert C. Stalnaker presents a set of essays on the structure of inquiry. First he focuses on the concepts of knowledge, belief, and partial belief, and on the rules and procedures we ought to use to determine what to believe. Then he explores the relations between conditionals and causal and explanatory concepts.
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