The Emergence of Probability

A Philosophical Study of Early Ideas about Probability, Induction and Statistical Inference (Cambridge Series on Statistical and Probabilistic Mathematics)

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Historical records show that there was no real concept of probability in Europe before the mid-seventeenth century, although the use of dice and other randomizing objects was commonplace. Ian Hacking presents a philosophical critique of early ideas a ...Continua
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Ha scritto il 29/02/08
It was only very late on that we humans got a good, rigorous idea of chance and how to talk about it. Hacking's thesis is that a science of probability just couldn't emerge and take hold until we settled on our modern notion of evidence, among other...Continua

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