Title: Contrastive Confirmation: Some Competing Accounts
Authors: Chandler, Jacob # ×
Issue Date: 2013
Publisher: Springer
Series Title: Synthese: an International Journal for Epistemology, Methodology and Philosophy of Science vol:190 issue:1 pages:129-138
Abstract: I outline four competing probabilistic accounts of contrastive evidential support and consider various considerations that might help arbitrate between these. The upshot of the discussion is that the so-called ‘Law of Likelihood’ is to be preferred to any of the alternatives considered.
ISSN: 0039-7857
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Centre for Logic and Analytical Philosophy
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