Philosophical Studies

, Volume 77, Issue 1, pp 7–37

Belief and the problem of Ulysses and the sirens

  • Bas C. van Fraassen
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bas C. van Fraassen
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyPrinceton UniversityPrincetonUSA

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