Abstract In his (), Roger White argued for a principle of indifference. Hart and Titelbaum () showed that White’s argument relied on an intuition about conditioning on biconditionals which, while widely shared, is incorrect. In their (), Hawthorne, Landes,Wallmann, and Williamson argue for a principle of indifference. Remarkably, their argument relies on the same faulty intuition. We explain their intuition, explain why it’s faulty, and show how it generates their principle of indifference. © The Author 2018. Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of British Society for the Philosophy of Science. All rights reserved. For Permissions, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science – Oxford University Press
Published: Jan 16, 2018
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