Betting against the Zen Monk: on preferences and partial belief

Elliott, E (2021) Betting against the Zen Monk: on preferences and partial belief. Synthese, 198 (4). pp. 3733-3758. ISSN 0039-7857



Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © The Author(s) 2019. This article is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made
Keywords: Preferences; partial belief; betting interpretation; Zen monk; representation theorems; functionalism
  • Accepted: 26 June 2019
  • Published (online): 4 July 2019
  • Published: April 2021
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)
Funding Information:
FunderGrant number
EU - European UnionGA 703959
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 26 Jun 2019 14:25
Last Modified: 25 Jun 2023 21:53
Status: Published
Publisher: Springer
Identification Number: