Mapping Inferential Domains
Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Boston University Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 3-4, 1986
This paper is an extended defense of pluralism in formal theorizing about factual inference. To that end the paper examines (i) the role of subjective partitioning and shaping of evidence (ii) the character of inferences about human meaning.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 54
Keywords: evidence, inference, induction, proof, Bayesianism, Baconianism, epistemology, probability
Date posted: June 19, 2008