Coherence and the Sum Condition
In Chapter II the attempt to account for belief in terms of willingness to gamble was discussed. That discussion was inconclusive. It seems clear that belief is not reducible to such willingness or disposition, and it also seems clear that in at least some cases willingness to gamble in stakes of utility is at least an important consequence of believing.
KeywordsFinite Subset Initial Belief Finite Base Finite Case Consistent Subset
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