Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Bayesianism: perceives probability as the degree of a belief. See also subjective probability, objective probability, chance, likelihood.

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Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.

 
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Bayes / Bayesianism / Schurz/ Basic principle: certain init. prblties must always be assumed - indifference principle:the same init. prblties for competing hypotheses - Vs: the output distributions are language dependent - E.g. a distribution can be indifferent with respect to the wavelength, but in relation to frequency it is no longer indifferent -


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Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.

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G. Schurz
Einführung in die Wissenschaftstheorie Darmstadt 2006




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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-08-21