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Coherence, belief expansion and Bayesian networks

Bovens, Luc and Hartmann, Stephan (2000) Coherence, belief expansion and Bayesian networks. In: Baral, Chitta and Truszczynski, Mirek, (eds.) Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Non-Monotonic Reasoning: Nmr'2000. International Workshop on Non-Monotonic Reasoning.

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We construct a probabilistic coherence measure for information sets which determines a partial coherence ordering. This measure is applied in constructing a criterion for expanding our beliefs in the face of new information. A number of idealizations are being made which can be relaxed by an appeal to Bayesian Networks.

Item Type: Book Section
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Additional Information: © 2000 The Authors
Divisions: Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BC Logic
Date Deposited: 17 Apr 2013 09:36
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 04:43

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