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  • This product had a total of 23 reviews as of our last analysis date on Dec 13 2019.
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I'm neither a mathematician nor a philosopher by training, but this book was incredibly clear and concise. Briggs speaks so pl...  Read More


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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Ramsey thought that keynes's nonnumerical probabilities were mysterious.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    They were in fact interval valued probabilities based on boole's original lower and upper probabilities.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Ramsey eventually carried the day since keynes would not waste his time in replying and no academic had the training to read keynes's part ii.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    While 'black swan' was edifying in many ways, it was not very critical of the foundations of p&s.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    There are also several typos (readers of briggs' blog will recognize the work of his enemies there) that an editor should have caught.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    It is not a book about how to calculate probability; in fact, the author argues repeatedly that often calculating probability is impossible when the given premises frequently don't lend themselves to quantification.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    This: scientists create statistical models of some proposition of interest and apply some standard statistical test to determine whether the proposition has a sufficiently small p-value, which shows that the scientists were on to something.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    If you aren't a trained scientist, the previous sentence probably reads like nonsense.

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