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    Iterated Belief Change and the Recovery Axiom.Samir Chopra, Aditya Ghose, Thomas Meyer & Ka-Shu Wong - 2008 - Journal of Philosophical Logic 37 (5):501-520.
    The axiom of recovery, while capturing a central intuition regarding belief change, has been the source of much controversy. We argue briefly against putative counterexamples to the axiom—while agreeing that some of their insight deserves to be preserved—and present additional recovery-like axioms in a framework that uses epistemic states, which encode preferences, as the object of revisions. This makes iterated revision possible and renders explicit the connection between iterated belief change and the axiom of recovery. We provide a representation theorem (...)
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  2. Systematic Withdrawal.Thomas Meyer, Johannes Heidema, Willem Labuschagne & Louise Leenen - 2002 - Journal of Philosophical Logic 31 (5):415-443.
    Although AGM theory contraction (Alchourrón et al., 1985; Alchourrón and Makinson, 1985) occupies a central position in the literature on belief change, there is one aspect about it that has created a fair amount of controversy. It involves the inclusion of the postulate known as Recovery. As a result, a number of alternatives to AGM theory contraction have been proposed that do not always satisfy the Recovery postulate (Levi, 1991, 1998; Hansson and Olsson, 1995; Fermé, 1998; Fermé and Rodriguez, 1998; (...)
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    Changes in the Covalence Ethical Quote, Financial Performance and Financial Reporting Quality.Fayez A. Elayan, Jingyu Li, Zhefeng Frank Liu, Thomas O. Meyer & Sandra Felton - 2016 - Journal of Business Ethics 134 (3):369-395.
    We examine the equity valuation effect of press releases of upgrades or downgrades reflected in the Covalence Ethical Quote, an index ranking the ethical performance of multinational firms. The index is updated quarterly and is comprehensive enough to include 45 criteria reflecting working conditions, impact of product, impact of production, and company institutional impact. Thus, it captures many dimensions of firms’ ethical performance that are not accounted for in previous research. Our research encompasses a joint test of the value relevance (...)
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    Non-Prioritized Ranked Belief Change.Samir Chopra, Aditya Ghose & Thomas Meyer - 2003 - Journal of Philosophical Logic 32 (4):417-443.
    Traditional accounts of belief change have been criticized for placing undue emphasis on the new belief provided as input. A recent proposal to address such issues is a framework for non-prioritized belief change based on default theories (Ghose and Goebel, 1998). A novel feature of this approach is the introduction of disbeliefs alongside beliefs which allows for a view of belief contraction as independently useful, instead of just being seen as an intermediate step in the process of belief revision. This (...)
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    How to Revise a Total Preorder.Richard Booth & Thomas Meyer - 2011 - Journal of Philosophical Logic 40 (2):193 - 238.
    Most approaches to iterated belief revision are accompanied by some motivation for the use of the proposed revision operator (or family of operators), and typically encode enough information in the epistemic state of an agent for uniquely determining one-step revision. But in those approaches describing a family of operators there is usually little indication of how to proceed uniquely after the first revision step. In this paper we contribute towards addressing that deficiency by providing a formal framework which goes beyond (...)
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    Equilibria in Social Belief Removal.Richard Booth & Thomas Meyer - 2010 - Synthese 177 (1):97 - 123.
    In studies of multi-agent interaction, especially in game theory, the notion of equilibrium often plays a prominent role. A typical scenario for the belief merging problem is one in which several agents pool their beliefs together to form a consistent "group" picture of the world. The aim of this paper is to define and study new notions of equilibria in belief merging. To do so, we assume the agents arrive at consistency via the use of a social belief removal function, (...)
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    Flashbacks, Intrusions, Mind-Wandering – Instances of an Involuntary Memory Spectrum: A Commentary on Takarangi, Strange, and Lindsay.Thomas Meyer, Henry Otgaar & Tom Smeets - 2015 - Consciousness and Cognition 33:24-29.
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    Refined Epistemic Entrenchment.Thomas Andreas Meyer, Willem Adrian Labuschagne & Johannes Heidema - 2000 - Journal of Logic, Language and Information 9 (2):237-259.
    Epistemic entrenchment, as presented by Gärdenfors and Makinson (1988) and Gärdenfors (1988), is a formalisation of the intuition that, when forced to choose between two beliefs, an agent will giveup the less entrenched one. While their formalisation satisfactorilycaptures the intuitive notion of the entrenchment of beliefs in a number ofaspects, the requirement that all wffs be comparable has drawn criticismfrom various quarters. We define a set of refined versions of theirentrenchment orderings that are not subject to the same criticism, andinvestigate (...)
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    Developmental Trajectories of Sleep Problems From Childhood to Adolescence Both Predict and Are Predicted by Emotional and Behavioral Problems.Biyao Wang, Corinna Isensee, Andreas Becker, Janice Wong, Peter R. Eastwood, Rae-Chi Huang, Kevin C. Runions, Richard M. Stewart, Thomas Meyer, L. G. Brüni, Florian D. Zepf & Aribert Rothenberger - 2016 - Frontiers in Psychology 7.
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    On the Semantics of Combination Operations.Thomas Meyer - 2001 - Journal of Applied Non-Classical Logics 11 (1-2):59-84.
    Intelligent agents are often faced with the problem of trying to combine possibly conflicting pieces of information obtained from different sources into a coherent view of the world. We propose a framework for the modelling of such combination operations with roots in the work of Spohn [Spo88, Spo91]. We construct a number of combination operations and we measure them against various properties that such operations ought to satisfy. We conclude by discussing the connection between combination operations and the use of (...)
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    Belief Liberation.Richard Booth, Samir Chopra, Aditya Ghose & Thomas Meyer - 2005 - Studia Logica 79 (1):47-72.
    We provide a formal study of belief retraction operators that do not necessarily satisfy the postulate. Our intuition is that a rational description of belief change must do justice to cases in which dropping a belief can lead to the inclusion, or ‘liberation’, of others in an agent's corpus. We provide two models of liberation via retraction operators: ρ-liberation and linear liberation. We show that the class of ρ-liberation operators is included in the class of linear ones and provide axiomatic (...)
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    Recht ohne Ethik?Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt - 2005 - In Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt (eds.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. Walter de Gruyter.
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    The Origins of Leo Strauss’s Political Philosophy.Thomas Meyer - 2014 - Idealistic Studies 44 (2-3):209-223.
    This article analyzes Leo Strauss’s early and mature political philosophy in unusual ways. It offers a new reading of known and unknown texts and documents and shows how Leo Strauss became Leo Strauss.
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    Basic Infobase Change.Thomas Meyer - 2001 - Studia Logica 67 (2):215-242.
    Generalisations of theory change involving arbitrary sets of wffs instead of belief sets have become known as base change. In one view, a base should be thought of as providing more structure to its generated belief set, and can be used to determine the theory change operation associated with a base change operation. In this paper we extend a proposal along these lines by Meyer et al. We take an infobase as a finite sequence of wffs, with each element in (...)
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    Infobase Change: A First Approximation. [REVIEW]Thomas Andreas Meyer, Willem Adrian Labuschagne & Johannes Heidema - 2000 - Journal of Logic, Language and Information 9 (3):353-377.
    Generalisations of theory change involving operations on arbitrary sets ofwffs instead of on belief sets (i.e., sets closed under a consequencerelation), have become known as base change. In one view, a base should bethought of as providing more structure to its generated belief set, whichmeans that it can be employed to determine the theory contraction operationassociated with a base contraction operation. In this paper we follow suchan approach as the first step in defining infobase change. We think of an infobase (...)
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    PTL: A Propositional Typicality Logic.Richard Booth, Thomas Meyer & Ivan Varzinczak - 2012 - In Luis Farinas del Cerro, Andreas Herzig & Jerome Mengin (eds.), Logics in Artificial Intelligence. Springer. pp. 107--119.
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    Das Recht in weltbürgerlicher Absicht.Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt - 2005 - In Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt (eds.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. Walter de Gruyter.
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    Experiment Weimar. Eine Kulturgeschichte Deutschlands 1918–1933Experiment Weimar. Eine Kulturgeschichte Deutschlands 1918–1933. [REVIEW]Thomas Meyer - 2019 - Journal for the History of Modern Theology/Zeitschrift für Neuere Theologiegeschichte 26 (2):127-130.
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    Rational Peer Disagreement Upon Sufficient Evidence: Leaving the Track to Truth?Frieder Bögner, Markus Seidel, Konstantin Schnieder & Thomas Meyer - 2018 - In Ludger Jansen & Paul Näger (eds.), Peter van Inwagen. Materialism, Free Will and God. Dordrecht: Springer. pp. 17-39.
    In this paper, we will discuss Peter van Inwagen’s contribution to the epistemological debate about revealed peer disagreement. Roughly, this debate focuses on situations in which at least two participants disagree on a certain proposition based on the same evidence. This leads to the problem of how one should react rationally when peer disagreement is revealed. Van Inwagen, as we will show, discusses four possible reactions, all of which he rejects as unsatisfying. Our proposal will be to point to hidden (...)
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    A General Family of Preferential Belief Removal Operators.Richard Booth, Thomas Meyer & Chattrakul Sombattheera - 2012 - Journal of Philosophical Logic 41 (4):711 - 733.
    Most belief change operators in the AGM tradition assume an underlying plausibility ordering over the possible worlds which is transitive and complete. A unifying structure for these operators, based on supplementing the plausibility ordering with a second, guiding, relation over the worlds was presented in Booth et al. (Artif Intell 174:1339-1368, 2010). However it is not always reasonable to assume completeness of the underlying ordering. In this paper we generalise the structure of Booth et al. (Artif Intell 174: 1339-1368, 2010) (...)
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  21. Belief Change.Richard Booth & Thomas Meyer - 2010 - Journal of the Indian Council of Philosophical Research 27 (1).
    In this paper we present a brief overview of logic-based belief change, a research area concerned with the question of how a rational agent ought to change its mind in the face of new, possibly conflicting, information. Our intention is to provide the reader with a basic introduction to the work done in this area over the past 30 years. In doing so we hope to sketch the main historical results, provide appropriate pointers to further references, and discuss some current (...)
     
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  22. Double Preference Relations for Generalised Belief Change.Richard Booth, Samir Chopra, Thomas Meyer & Aditya Ghose - 2010 - Artificial Intelligence 174 (16-17):1339-1368.
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    On Rational Entailment for Propositional Typicality Logic.Richard Booth, Giovanni Casini, Thomas Meyer & Ivan Varzinczak - 2019 - Artificial Intelligence 277:103178.
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    Strategy-Proof Belief Merging.Aditya Ghose & Thomas Meyer - unknown
    herent and rational way. Several proposals have been made for information merging in which it is possible to encode the preferences of sources (Benferhat, Dubois, Prade, & Williams, 1999; Benferhat, Dubois, Kaci, & Prade, 2000; Lafage & Lang, 2000; Meyer, 2000, 2001; Andreka, Ryan, & Schobbens, 2001). Information merging has much in common with social choice theory, which aims to define operations reflecting the preferences of a society from the individual preferences of the members of the society. Given this connection, (...)
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    The Secretion Pathway of IgA Protease‐Type Proteins in Gram‐Negative Bacteria.Thomas Klauser, Johannes Pohlner & Thomas F. Meyer - 1993 - Bioessays 15 (12):799-805.
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    Anne Mazuga: Ausdruck und Zuschreibung. Konzeptionen des menschlichen Handelns bei H. L. A. Hart, Elizabeth Anscombe und A. I. Melden. [REVIEW]Anne Mazuga & Thomas Meyer - 2015 - Philosophischer Literaturanzeiger 68 (1):012-016.
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    Analytic Philosophy and Narrative Philosophy.Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt - 2005 - In Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt (eds.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. Walter de Gruyter.
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    Acute Stress – but Not Aversive Scene Content – Impairs Spatial Configuration Learning.Thomas Meyer, Conny W. E. M. Quaedflieg, James A. Bisby & Tom Smeets - 2019 - Cognition and Emotion 34 (2):201-216.
    Contextual learning pervades our perception and cognition and plays a critical role in adjusting to aversive and stressful events. Our ability to memorise spatial context has been studied extensive...
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    Bioethical Implications of Pharmacogenomic Treatment Strategies.Thomas Meyer, Uwe Vinkemeier & Ulrich Meyer - 2002 - Ethik in der Medizin 14 (1):3-10.
    Zusammenfassung. Gegenwärtige Fortschritte in den pharmakologischen Wissenschaften erlauben einen ersten Ausblick auf eine individuelle, genotyp-basierende Arzneimitteltherapie, durch die sich die Effektivität der Medikamentenbenutzung weiter verbessern ließe. Die genotypische Erfassung von genetischen Polymorphismen, die bei Medikamentenreaktionen beteiligt sind, verspricht die Arzneimitteltherapie grundlegend zu optimieren, wenn damit Patienten identifiziert werden, für die ein Medikament entweder nutzbringend und sicher angewandt oder aber aufgrund zu erwartender Nebenwirkungen nicht eingesetzt werden sollte. Die neuen pharmakogenomischen Behandlungsstrategien werfen komplexe ethische Fragestellungen auf, da durch ein genetisches Screening (...)
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    Bürgerschaft und kulturelle Identität.Thomas Meyer - 2019 - In Julian Nida-Rümelin, Detlef Daniels & Nicole Wloka (eds.), Internationale Gerechtigkeit Und Institutionelle Verantwortung. De Gruyter. pp. 393-406.
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    Claudia Blöser: Zurechnung bei Kant. Zum Zusammenhang von Person und Handlung in Kants Praktischer Philosophie.Thomas Meyer - 2016 - Philosophischer Literaturanzeiger 69 (4):305-309.
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    Die Funktion der Naturwissenschaft für die Zwecke der Vernunft.Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt - 2005 - In Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt (eds.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. Walter de Gruyter.
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  33. Die Humane Revolution Plèadoyer Fèur Eine Zivile Lebenskultur.Thomas Meyer - 2001
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    Der Mensch im Schnittpunkt von Wissen, Glauben, Tun und Hoffen.Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt - 2005 - In Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt (eds.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. Walter de Gruyter.
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  35. Das Problem eines höchsten Grundsatzes der Philosophie bei Jacob Sigismund Beck.Thomas L. Meyer - 1992 - Tijdschrift Voor Filosofie 54 (2):351-351.
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    Der Streit der Fakultäten und die Philosophie.Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt - 2005 - In Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt (eds.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. Walter de Gruyter.
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  37. Die Soziologie Theodor Geigers Emanzipation von der Ideologie.Thomas Meyer - 2001
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  38. Die Transformation des Politischen.Thomas Meyer - 1994
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  39. Ernst Cassirer.Thomas Meyer - 2007 - Ellert & Richter.
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  40. Ernst Cassirer’s Writings.Thomas Meyer & Bill Templer - 2013 - Journal of the History of Ideas 74 (3):473-495.
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    Ethical Intuitionism and the Problem of Dogmatism.Thomas Meyer & Tim Rojek - 2018 - In Johannes Müller-Salo (ed.), Robert Audi: Critical Engagements. Springer Verlag. pp. 141-152.
    In this paper, we try to confront Robert Audis moral epistemology, namely his intuitionism, based on the concept of a self-evident moral proposition, with two main problems: disagreement and dogmatism within moral discourse. Although Audi can meet those classical objections in his theory, we think that some problems remain. We proceed – after an introduction – in five sections in order to pursue this end. After a short introductory section, we first reconstruct the classical intuitionist moral epistemology. We then discuss (...)
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    Fortschritt als Postulat und die Lehre vom Geschichtszeichen.Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt - 2005 - In Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt (eds.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. Walter de Gruyter.
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  43. Freiheit Contra Sicherheit?Thomas Meyer & Udo Vorholt (eds.) - 2012 - Projektverlag.
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  44. First-Person Knowledge: Wittgenstein, Cavell, and "Therapy".Thomas Meyer - unknown
    The recent publication of The New Wittgenstein signals the arrival of a distinctive "therapeutic" reading of Ludwig Wittgenstein"s philosophical enterprise. As announced in its Preface, this collection presents the "nonsense" of philosophy as the subject of Wittgenstein"s therapeutic work. The simple, plain nonsense of many philosophical remarks is revealed under the scrutiny of Wittgenstein"s investigations, according to this interpretation, leading us to see that such remarks "fail to make any claim at all" (Crary 6). This view of Wittgenstein"s use of (...)
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    Immanuel Kant, seine Philosophie und die Medizin.Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt - 2005 - In Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt (eds.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. Walter de Gruyter.
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    Kant, die humanitäre Intervention und der moralische Exzeptionalismus.Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt - 2005 - In Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt (eds.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. Walter de Gruyter.
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    Kants Republik.Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt - 2005 - In Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt (eds.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. Walter de Gruyter.
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    Kants „Streit“ und die Universität von morgen.Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt - 2005 - In Thomas Meyer & Volker Gerhardt (eds.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. Walter de Gruyter.
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    Kant Und Die Links-Kantianer.Thomas Meyer - 2005 - In Volker Gerhardt (ed.), Kant Im Streit der Fakultäten. De Gruyter. pp. 171.
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    Kant und Hegel über internationale Strafgerichtsbarkeit.Thomas Meyer - 2017 - Hegel-Jahrbuch 2017 (1):404-410.
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