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Probabilistic Justification and the Regress Problem


We discuss two objections that foundationalists have raised against infinite chains of probabilistic justification. We demonstrate that neither of the objections can be maintained.

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Peijnenburg, J., Atkinson, D. Probabilistic Justification and the Regress Problem. Stud Logica 89, 333–341 (2008).

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  • Probabilistic justification
  • regress problem
  • foundationalism
  • infinitism