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Relational hypotheses and inductive inference

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A part of this paper was read in a Seminar on Induction and Probability at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford, 1970. I am indebted to Professor Jaakko Hintikka for many discussions concerning the subject-matter of this paper. This research has been supported by a grant from the Finnish Cultural Foundation (Suomen Kulttuurirahasto) and by a U.S. Department of State grant No. 70-066-A.

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Hilpinen, R. Relational hypotheses and inductive inference. Synthese 23, 266–286 (1971). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00413630

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