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05 Feb 2012
The Fall of “Adams’ Thesis”?
 Alan Hájek
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The socalled ‘Adams’ Thesis’ is often understood as the claim that the assertibility of an indicative conditional equals the corresponding conditional probability—schematically:
$${({\rm AT})}\qquad\qquad\quad As(A\rightarrow B)=P({BA}),{\rm provided}\quad P(A)\neq 0.$$
 Title
 The Fall of “Adams’ Thesis”?
 Journal

Journal of Logic, Language and Information
Volume 21, Issue 2 , pp 145161
 Cover Date
 20120401
 DOI
 10.1007/s1084901291571
 Print ISSN
 09258531
 Online ISSN
 15729583
 Publisher
 Springer Netherlands
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 Keywords

 Adams’ Thesis
 Assertability
 Assertibility
 Probabilities of conditionals
 Conditional probability
 Triviality results
 Authors

 Alan Hájek ^{(1)}
 Author Affiliations

 1. Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, 0200, Australia