Weighting independent bodies of evidence

  • Silviu Guiasu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 747)


The objective of this paper is to introduce a weighted combination of independent bodies of evidence which contains Hooper's, Dempster's, Bayes's, and Jeffrey's rules as special cases.


Positive Weight Approximate Reasoning Basic Probability Assignment Independent Body Full Credit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Silviu Guiasu
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  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsYork UniversityNorth YorkCanada

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