Synthese

, Volume 37, Issue 3, pp 255–284 | Cite as

On the generalization of the continuum of inductive methods to universal hypotheses

  • Theo A. F. Kuipers
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Keywords

Inductive Method Universal Hypothesis 

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© D. Reidel Publishing Company 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • Theo A. F. Kuipers
    • 1
  1. 1.University of GroningenThe Netherlands

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