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Choice and Chance. An Introduction to Inductive Logic. By Brian Skyrms. Dickenson Publishing Co., Inc.; Belmont, California. Pp. Viii, $ “Choice and Chance” is a light but provocative introduction to the problem of induction. First, we’re not talking deduction here, as Skyrms emphasizes: “An. Siemens, David F. Review: Brian Skyrms, Choice and Chance. An Introduction to Inductive Logic. J. Symbolic Logic 41 (), no. 2,

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Joshua Schenck rated it it was amazing Dec 10, There should have been a second exercise for that section, so that at least one exercise would have had a fully worked out solution in the back of the book.

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Preview — Choice and Chance by Brian Skyrms. The Best Books of Published November 4th by Cengage Learning first published January 1st Inductive inference in the natural sciences is generally bfian to project knowledge of particular cases to knowledge universal.

Udi h Bauman rated it liked it Feb 05, More consistent, concise, and at least as correct, but not quite as fun as, Ian Hacking’s introductory text.

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This book, in its 4th edition, was one of the first textbooks on inductive logic I read.