Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Belief, philosophy: attitude of considering a sentence to be true. Unlike religious faith belief is linked to the assessment of probabilities. See also belief, religious belief, propositional attitudes, intensions, probability, belief degrees.
 
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Peacocke Sense and Content Oxford 1983
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Lie / belief/ Bernard Williams (1973), a creature that manifests its actions in claims, but can not lie, can not believe - belief must be able to be retained. - N.B.: what is retained is the judgment, not the claim - BennettVsWilliams.
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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-29