Chapter

 Belief and its Objects

Wolfgang Spohn

in The Laws of Belief

Published in print March 2012 | ISBN: 9780199697502
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191739323 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199697502.003.0002
 Belief and its Objects

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This chapter introduces and discusses the nature of the objects of belief as well as belief itself, in a non-committal way that everybody can share and in a philosophically opinionated way. It thus lays the algebraic as well as the philosophical foundations of this book.

Keywords: belief; object of belief; proposition

Chapter.  8945 words. 

Subjects: Metaphysics

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