Collection Title: Richard C. Jeffrey Papers
Creator: Jeffrey, Richard C.Inclusive dates: 1934-2002
Extent: 16.0 linear feet (33 boxes)
Abstract: Richard Jeffrey, an American philosopher, logician, and probability theorist, represents one of the most influential philosophers working in decision theory. He was also a major advocate of developing and securing the heritage of logical empiricism, himself championing 'radical probabilism', a view that denies objective probability and abandons attempts to analyze judgment into a rational and an empirical component. Digital reproductions of portions of the collection are available electronically within the finding aid.| File Size: 222 K bytes |
• ... 1934-2002: Richard Jeffrey, an American philosopher, logician, and probability theorist, represents one of the ...Brief Biographical / Historical Sketch
• ...older were scanned and represented as one PDF. Biography Richard Jeffrey is considered to be one of the most influential philosophers of decision-making in t ...
• ... Computability and Logic , with G. Boolos (first published in 1974). Richard Jeffrey passed away on November 9, 2002. Scope and Content ...