The Logic of Decision

The Logic of Decision

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"[This book] proposes new foundations for the Bayesian principle of rational action, and goes on to develop a new logic of desirability and probabtility."?Frederic Schick, Journal of Philosophy
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Product details

  • Paperback | 246 pages
  • 154 x 230 x 15mm | 384g
  • University of Chicago Press
  • Chicago, IL, United States
  • English
  • 2nd ed.
  • 0226395820
  • 9780226395821
  • 648,799

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This book uses elementary logical and mathematical means to philosophical end: elucidation of the notions of subjective probability and subjective desirability or utility which form the core of Bayesian decision theory.
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