Volume 342 2009

Degrees of Belief

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-9197-1 (Print) 978-1-4020-9198-8 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-X

  2. Belief and Degrees of Belief

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 1-33

      Belief and Degrees of Belief

  3. Plain Belief and Degrees of Belief

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 35-35

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 37-47

      Beliefs, Degrees of Belief, and the Lockean Thesis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 49-74

      The Lockean Thesis and the Logic of Belief

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 75-93

      Partial Belief and Flat-Out Belief

  4. What Laws Should Degrees of Belief Obey?

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 95-95

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 97-119

      Epistemic Probability and Coherent Degrees of Belief

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 121-159

      Non-Additive Degrees of Belief

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 161-184

      Accepted Beliefs, Revision and Bipolarity in the Possibilistic Framework

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 185-228

      A Survey of Ranking Theory

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 229-251

      Arguments For—Or Against—Probabilism?

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 253-261

      Diachronic Coherence and Radical Probabilism

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 263-297

      Accuracy and Coherence: Prospects for an Alethic Epistemology of Partial Belief

  5. Logical Approaches

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 299-299

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 301-339

      Degrees All the Way Down: Beliefs, Non-Beliefs and Disbeliefs

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 341-354

      Levels of Belief in Nonmonotonic Reasoning