Luc Bovens and Stephan Hartmann

in Bayesian Epistemology

Published in print January 2004 | ISBN: 9780199269754
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191601705 | DOI:

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Introduces different interpretations of witness reliability into the models and constructs Bayesian-Network representations. Applies the models to Condorcet-style jury voting and Tversky and Kahneman’s Linda puzzle.

Keywords: Bayesian Networks; Condorcet Jury Theorem; conjunction fallacy; Linda puzzle; reliability; Testimony; Tversky and Kahneman; witness reports

Chapter.  11171 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Metaphysics

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