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Conditionals and Theory Change: Revisions, Expansions and Additions

Rott, Hans (1989) Conditionals and Theory Change: Revisions, Expansions and Additions. Synthese 81 (1), pp. 91-113.

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This paper dwells upon formal models of changes of beliefs, or theories, which are expressed in languages containing a binary conditional connective. After defining the basic concept of a (non-trivial) belief revision model. I present a simple proof of Gärdenfors''s (1986) triviality theorem. I claim that on a proper understanding of this theorem we must give up the thesis that consistent ...

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Item Type:Article
Date:1989
Institutions:Philosophy, Art, and Society > Institut für Philosophie > Lehrstuhl für Theoretische Philosophie (Prof. Dr. phil Hans Rott)
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10.1007/BF00869346DOI
Subjects:100 Philosophy & psychology > 100 Philosophy
Status:Published
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Created at the University of Regensburg:Unknown
Owner: Universitätsbibliothek Regensburg
Deposited On:18 Jul 2012 11:01
Last Modified:13 Mar 2014 19:00
Item ID:25389
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