Our Native Inferential Tendencies
Kornblith (Hilary)
Source: Kornblith - Inductive Inference and Its Natural Ground, Chapter 5
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Sections

  1. Inferential Error and Perceptual Error
  2. The Law of Small Numbers
  3. Predictions Based on the Law of Small Numbers
  4. The Standards of Statistical Inference
  5. Small Numbers and Natural Kinds1: What Needs to be Shown
  6. Detection and Covariation: The Bad News
  7. Detection and Covariation: The Good News
  8. Projecting the Right Features of Natural Kinds2
  9. Conclusion

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