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Series XVIII. Probability Problems, 1952-1962

Scope and Content Notes:

This series reflects Carnap’s work on probability and induction, generally in form of shorthand manuscript drafts, covering the years 1952 to 1965.


Box 92a
Folder 1 Axioms A, 1963
Folder 2 Coherence; Regularity, 1952
Folder 3 Multiplication Axiom, mit Wetten, nach de Finetti, 1952
Folder 4 Invariance Axioms, 1954 and 1957
Folder 5 Representative Functions MI, MS, Cj 1961, ausgeschiedenes Materials für Art. 2, §12, 1959-1961
Folder 6 Non-regular MC, MI, Cj, ausgeschieden aus 2, §12, 1961
Folder 7 Strength of Axioms for Probability, 1959
Folder 8 Instance Relevance, Notes: A12, 1957-1961
Folder 9 A-Postulates: Postcard by Richard Jeffrey, 1959
Folder 10a A-Postulates for Restricted Attribute Space (Items 1-6), 1960-1965
Folder 10b A-Postulates for Restricted Attribute Space (Items 7-11), 1960-1965
Folder 11 Symmetry, 1960
Folder 12 Attribute Symmetry, 1963
Folder 13a δ with ΣR2i (Items 1-7), 1956-1957
Folder 13b Kuhns: "Does c (h,e) Increase or Decrease with S ?" (Item 8), 1957
Folder 13c δ with ΣR2i (Items 9-12), 1956-1957
Folder 13d δ with ΣR2i (Items 13-17), 1956-1957
Folder 13e δ with ΣR2i (Items 18-19), 1956-1957
Folder 13f δ with ΣR2i (Items 20-28), 1956-1957
Folder 13g δ with ΣR2i (Items 29-36), 1956-1957
Folder 13h δ with ΣR2i (Items 37-44), 1956-1957
Folder 13i δ with ΣR2i with Kuhns (Items 45-49), 1957
Folder 13j δ with ΣR2i (Items 50-52), 1956-1957
Folder 14 The Shape of the Curve δλ (R1, 1-R1), 1959
Folder 15 Exponential Density Function, 1961-1962
Folder 16 Preds. with Distances, 1953
Folder 17 Preds. with Distances, 1956
Folder 18a Preds. with Distances (Items 1-3), 1956
Folder 18b Preds. with Distances (Items 4-6), 1956
Folder 18c Preds. with Distances (Items 7-11), 1956
Folder 18d Preds. with Distances (Items 12-16), 1956
Folder 19a Distances: Mit neuer Distanz-Methode (Items 1-5), 1956
Folder 19b Distances: Axiom der Distanz (Items 6-10), 1956
Folder 19c Distances: General Results for Solution B1 by Kuhns (Items 11-12), 1956
Folder 19d Distances (Item 12), 1956
Folder 19e Distances: "Single Occupancy" by Matthews (Items 13-16), 1956
Folder 19f Isosceles Triangle (Items 17-21), 1956
Folder 19g Distances: New Attempt (Items 22-23), 1956
Folder 19h Distances: Neuer Ansatz für Dreieck (Items 24-27), 1956
Folder 20a Über die Basis der Distanz-Methode für N (Items 1-4), 1956
Folder 20b Über die Basis der Distanz-Methode für N (Items 5-8), 1956
Folder 21 Two Close Preds., 1957 and 1961

Box 92b
Folder 22 Three Predicates with Distances, 1957-58
Folder 23a Two Close Predicates (Items 1-7), 1958
Folder 23b Two Close Predicates (Items 8-12), 1958
Folder 24 m(Zs) as a Function of the Logical Distances, 1959
Folder 25 Three Predicates with Equal Distances, 1960
Folder 26a Two Close Predicates, Dist. I (Items 1-8), 1959
Folder 26b Two Close Predicates, Dist. I (Items 9-19), 1959
Folder 27 Predicates with Distances Dist. II, 1959
Folder 28 Distances III A, 1959-1960
Folder 29 Distances III B, auch Kuhns, 1960
Folder 30 Distances IV, 1959
Folder 31 Distances V, 1959
Folder 32 Distances VI, 1960-1961
Folder 33 Analogy, 1961-1962
Folder 34 Second Principle of Analogy, 1962-1963
Folder 35 nij and Distance, 1962-1964 and 1969
Folder 36 Distances VI, with Notes by Kuhns and Matthews, 1961-1962
Folder 37a Distances VI (Items 1-4), 1962
Folder 37b Distances VI (Items 5-16), 1962
Folder 38 Distance VI, 1962-1966
Folder 39 Three Predicates with nij, 1963-1964

Box 93a
Folder 1 Infinite Family, 1954 and 1963
Folder 2 Two Families, M12, Prevailing, 1953
Folder 3 Two Families, 2x2, 1953-1954
Folder 4a Two Families (Items 1-7), 1953-1954
Folder 4b Two Families (Items 8-10), 1953-1954
Folder 4c Two Families (Items 11-13), 1953-1954
Folder 5 Two Families, Putnam, 1953-1954
Folder 6 Two Families, 1954
Folder 7 Two Families, 1955
Folder 8a Two Families Ans. (Items 1-3), 1956
Folder 8b Two Families Ans. (Items 4-7), 1956
Folder 9a Two Families (Items 1-2), 1956
Folder 9b Notes by Kuhn: Remarks on Work of 3.9.56 ff.(Item 3), 1957
Folder 10 Two Families Based on Str, 1956 and 1966
Folder 11 Two Families, 1956
Folder 12 Two Families, 1959
Folder 13 Two Families, 1961-1966
Folder 14a Two Families with Structure Axiom (Items 1-10), 1956 and 1966
Folder 14b New Method for Two Families (Items 11-16), 1966
Folder 14c New Method for Two Families (Items 17-25), 1966
Folder 15 Two Families: Three Axioms, 1966
Folder 16 Two Families: New Method, 1968
Folder 17 Three Families, 1952

Box 93b
Folder 18a N-Families (Items 1-9), 1952-1953
Folder 18b N-Families (Items 10-18), 1952-1953
Folder 19a N-Families, with Kemeny (Items 1-13), 1953-1953
Folder 19b N-Families, with Kemeny (Items 14-19), 1952-1953
Folder 19c N-Families, with Kemeny (Items 20-29), 1953
Folder 19d N-Families, with Kemeny (Items 30-32), 1952-1953
Folder 20a N- Families (Items 1-10), 1953
Folder 20b N- Families (Items 11-21), 1953
Folder 21a Kemeny: Variety of Instances (Item 1), 1953
Folder 21b Kemeny: Variety of Instances (Items 2-6), 1953
Folder 22 N- Families, Notation, 1954
Folder 23 N- Families, 1956
Folder 24 Frequency Conc.: Probability, 1944
Folder 25 Optimum λ Δ, 1960, 1965, 1967
Folder 26 Different λ’s, 1960
Folder 27 Distribution over all λ’s, 1959
Folder 28 Choice of λ, 1955 and 1957
Folder 29 On λ-System, 1961 and 1963-1964
Folder 30a λ –Axiom, Axiom of Linearity (Items 1-5), 1952
Folder 30b λ –Axiom, Axiom of Linearity (Items 6-10), 1952
Folder 30c λ –Axiom, Axiom of Linearity (Items 11-16), 1952
Folder 31 Linear Combinations of mλ Functions, with Kemeny, 1952-1953
Folder 32 mλ as Function of λ, 1956
Folder 33 Product of Quotient of mλ’s, 1959
Folder 34 λ -Method with Arbitrary Init. Probability, 1958-1959
Folder 35 Allgemeine λ-Methode, 1952 and 1958-1959
Folder 36 Linear Combinations N of mλ-Functions, 1955-1956

Box 93c
Folder 37 Axiom of Linearity, 1955-1963
Folder 38 Disadvantage of Small λ, 1959, 1964
Folder 39 Disadvantage of Large λ, 1954-1964
Folder 40 Continuum: Corrections, Mathews, 1955
Folder 41 Non-Archimedian Measure, 1959-1968
Folder 42 Universal Properties, 1954-1968
Folder 43 Families without λ-Axiom, 1954-1956
Folder 44 Statistical Probability, 1955 and 1965
Folder 45 L-False Evidence (1), 1958-1959
Folder 46 A-False Evidence (2), 1959
Folder 47 Inductive Logic in an Object Language, 1959
Folder 48 Basic Parameters, 1959
Folder 49 Distance Function in Z 1962-1965
Folder 50 Quantit. Magn.V, 1954
Folder 51 Quantit. (2), 1955
Folder 52a Quantit. (3) (Items 1-4), 1955
Folder 52b Quantit. (3) (Items 5-16), 1955
Folder 53 Quantit. Lang. (4), 1956
Folder 54 One-Dimentional Space (with Normal Distribution), 1956
Folder 55 Quantity (with Entropy), 1954 and 1956
Folder 56 Quantit. Magn., 1956-1959
Folder 57a Quantit.: N Normal Comp. (Items 1-8), 1959-1961
Folder 57b Quantit.: N Normal Comp. (Items 9-21), 1959-1961
Folder 58 Quantit., 1960
Folder 59 Quantit., 1963
Folder 60 Inductive Logic f. Theoretical Language, 1962 and 1966