Philosophers Should Prefer Simpler Theories

Bradley, D (2017) Philosophers Should Prefer Simpler Theories. Philosophical Studies. ISSN 0031-8116

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  • Bradley, D
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Keywords: Simplicity; Theoretical virtues; Methodology; Bayesianism 1
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  • Accepted: 1 October 2017
  • Published (online): 27 October 2017
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures (Leeds) > School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science (Leeds) > School of Philosophy (Leeds)
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EU - European Union656441
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 02 Oct 2017 10:41
Last Modified: 28 Nov 2017 14:16
Status: Published online
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1007/s1109

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