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  • A simpler and more realistic subjective decision theory 

    Gaifman, H; Liu, Yang (Springer Nature, 2017-11-16)
    In his classic book Savage develops a formal system of rational decision making. It is based on (i) a set of possible states of the world, (ii) a set of consequences, (iii) a set of acts, which are functions from states ...
  • Is the Norm on Belief Evaluative? A Response to McHugh 

    Greenberg, Alexander; Cowie, Christopher Douglas (2017-12)
    We respond to Conor McHugh's claim that an evaluative account of the normative relation between belief and truth is preferable to a prescriptive account. We claim that his arguments fail to establish this. We then draw a ...
  • The Paradox of Decrease and Dependent Parts 

    Moran, Alexander (Wiley-Blackwell, 2018-01-19)
    This paper is concerned with the paradox of decrease. Its aim is to defend the answer to this puzzle that was propounded by its originator, namely, the Stoic philosopher Chrysippus. The main trouble with this answer to the ...
  • Pragmatism and the predictive mind 

    Williams, Daniel (Springer Nature, 2018-01-13)
    Predictive processing and its apparent commitment to explaining cognition in terms of Bayesian inference over hierarchical generative models seems to flatly contradict the pragmatist conception of mind and experience. ...

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