Book ID: CBB000102419

Logic, Probability and Science (2000)


Shanks, Niall (Editor)
Gardner, Robert B. (Editor)


Publication Date: 2000
Physical Details: 277 pp., illus., bibl.
Language: English

Description Papers from the annual meeting of the Society for Exact Philosophy, East Tennessee State University, October 1996, plus other papers. Examines the philosophical insight brought through the application of analytical methods to problems of interest. Contents: Niall Shanks; Robert B. Gardner: Introduction. Charles Morgan: Canonical Models and Probabilistic Semantics. Francois Lepage: Commentary. Francois Lepage: A Many-Valued Probabilistic Logic. Charles Morgan: Commentary. Piers Rawling: The Exchange Paradox, Finite Additivity, and the Principle of Dominance. Robert B. Gardner: Commentary. Susan Vineberg: The Logical Status of Conditionalization and Its Role in Confirmation. Piers Rawlings: Commentary. Deborah Mayo: Science, Error Statistics, and Arguing from Error. Susan Vineberg: Commentary. Mark N. Lance: The Best Is the Enemy of the Good: Bayesian Epistemology as a Case Study in Unhelpful Idealization. Leszek Nowak: Commentary. Robert. B. Gardner; Michael C. Wooten: An Application of Bayes Theorem to Population Genetics. Lynne Seymour: Commentary. Johnson, Peter D., Jr.: Another Look at Group Selection. Niall Shanks: Commentary. Cory F. Juhl: Teleosemantics, Kripkenstein and Paradox. Cory Juhl: Commentary. Daniel Bonevac: Constitutive and Epistemic Principles. Mark Lance: Commentary. Otávio Bueno: Empiricism, Mathematical Truth and Mathematical Knowledge. Chuang Liu: Commentary. Chuang Liu: Coins and Electrons: A Unified Understanding of Probabilistic Objects. Steven French: Commentary. Anna Maidens: Are Electrons Vague Objects? David Over: Commentary.

Citation URI

Similar Citations

Book Bovens, Luc; Hartmann, Stephan; (2003)
Bayesian Epistemology (/isis/citation/CBB000502586/)

Chapter Galavotti, Maria Carla; (2008)
A Tribute to Janina Hosiasson Lindenbaum, a Philosopher Victim of the Holocaust (/isis/citation/CBB001023492/)

Thesis Campos, Daniel Gerardo; (2005)
The Discovery of Mathematical Probability Theory: A Case Study in the Logic of Mathematical Inquiry (/isis/citation/CBB001561608/)

Article Daude, Olivier; (2011)
Le pragmaticisme et la question du témoignage (/isis/citation/CBB001024474/)

Chapter Alison Laywine; (2010)
Music, Mechanics and “Mixed Mathematics” (/isis/citation/CBB507957811/)

Chapter Steven Nadler; (2010)
Spinoza, Leibniz, and the Gods of Philosophy (/isis/citation/CBB268831830/)

Chapter Ohad Nachtomy; (2010)
Leibniz on Infinite Beings and Non-beings (/isis/citation/CBB097092369/)

Article Carus, A. W.; (2010)
The Pragmatics of Scientific Knowledge: Howard Stein's Reshaping of Logical Empiricism (/isis/citation/CBB001221444/)

Book Zabell, S. L.; (2005)
Symmetry and Its Discontents: Essays on the History of Inductive Probability (/isis/citation/CBB000770199/)

Article Faulhaber, Priscila; (2007)
Interrogando as teorias sobre o arco-íris (/isis/citation/CBB000720366/)

Article Okasha, Samir; (2000)
Van Fraassen's critique of inference to the best explanation (/isis/citation/CBB000110797/)

Book Jean Cavaillès; Gaston Bachelard; Georges Canguilhem; Charles Ehresmann; (2019)
On Logic and the Theory of Science (/isis/citation/CBB834727236/)

Article Nikolay Milkov; (2016)
Walter Dubislav’s Philosophy of Science and Mathematics (/isis/citation/CBB827471050/)

Article Weatherson, Brian; (1999)
Begging the question and Bayesians (/isis/citation/CBB000110819/)

Article G. A. Kyriazis; (2021)
On Peirce’s 1878 article ‘The probability of induction’: a conceptualistic appraisal (/isis/citation/CBB796825571/)

Book Føllesdal, Dagfinn; (2001)
Philosophy of Quine; V. 5: Logic, Modality and Philosophy of Mathematics (/isis/citation/CBB000102007/)

Article Cotogno, Paolo; (2003)
Hypercomputation and the Physical Church-Turing Thesis (/isis/citation/CBB000410722/)

Article Galavotti, Maria Carla; (2003)
Harold Jeffreys' Probabilistic Epistemology: Between Logicism and Subjectivism (/isis/citation/CBB000410716/)

Book Bour, Pierre Edouard; Rebuschi, Manuel; Rollet, Laurent; (2010)
Construction: Festschrift for Gerhard Heinzmann (/isis/citation/CBB001032083/)

Book Patterson, Douglas; (2008)
New Essays on Tarski and Philosophy (/isis/citation/CBB001232382/)

Authors & Contributors
Galavotti, Maria Carla
Kyriazis, G. A.
Peden, Knox
Nadler, Steven
Nachtomy, Ohad
Zabell, Sandy L.
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
Monist: An International Quarterly Journal of General Philosophical Inquiry
Journal Electronique d'Histoire des Probabilités et de la Statistique
História, Ciências, Saúde---Manguinhos
Oxford University Press
College Publications
Clarendon Press
Cambridge University Press
Philosophy of science
Philosophy of mathematics
Probability and statistics
Theories of knowledge
Turing, Alan Mathison
Ramsey, Frank Plumpton
Peirce, Charles Sanders
Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm von
Dubislav, Walter
Fisher, Ronald Aylmer
Time Periods
19th century
20th century, early
20th century
United States

Be the first to comment!

{{ comment.created_by.username }} on {{ comment.created_on | date:'medium' }}

Log in or register to comment