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Title:Risking Belief: A Bayesian Decision Theoretic Epistemology
Author(s):Sargent, Mark E.
Doctoral Committee Chair(s):Maher, Patrick
Department / Program:Philosophy
Discipline:Philosophy
Degree Granting Institution:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Degree:Ph.D.
Genre:Dissertation
Subject(s):Philosophy
Abstract:Finally, I apply BTRA to burden of proof and methodological naturalism, arguing that BTRA explicates burden of proof, and that methodological naturalism is only rational for people with certain practical and epistemic preferences: those with humanist tendencies.
Issue Date:2007
Type:Text
Language:English
Description:155 p.
Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2007.
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87601
Other Identifier(s):(MiAaPQ)AAI3270017
Date Available in IDEALS:2015-09-28
Date Deposited:2007


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