Philosophical Studies

, Volume 170, Issue 2, pp 277–287

Knowing against the odds


DOI: 10.1007/s11098-013-0212-9

Cite this article as:
Dorr, C., Goodman, J. & Hawthorne, J. Philos Stud (2014) 170: 277. doi:10.1007/s11098-013-0212-9


We present and discuss a counterexample to the following plausible principle: if you know that a coin is fair, and for all you know it is going to be flipped, then for all you know it will land tails.



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of OxfordOxfordUK
  2. 2.New York UniversityNew YorkUSA