Paradoxes in Probability Theory

Authors:

ISBN: 978-94-007-5139-2 (Print) 978-94-007-5140-8 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. No Access

    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-4

    Seven Paradoxes

  3. Anthropic Fallacies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 7-10

      DOOMSDAY!

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 11-13

      The Betting Crowd

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 15-17

      The Simulation Argument

  4. Dilemmas of Cooperation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 21-34

      Newcomb’s Problem

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 35-38

      The Open Box Game

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 39-44

      The Hadron Collider Card Experiment

  5. Mystifying Envelopes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 45-45

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 47-58

      The Two-Envelopes Problem

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 59-73

      Odds and Ends

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 75-79