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The Structure of Radical Probabilism

Brian Skyrms

in From Zeno to Arbitrage

Published in print November 2012 | ISBN: 9780199652808
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191745829 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199652808.003.0011
The Structure of Radical Probabilism

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Does radical probabilism have enough structure to say anything interesting? Structure is provided by coherent belief change. Coherence imposes the Martingale property, which gives convergence theorems and theorems about the value of knowledge.

Keywords: radical probabilism; structure; coherent belief change; Martingale property; convergence theorems

Chapter.  5102 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Science

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