You are not currently logged in.
Access JSTOR through your library or other institution:
Stove on the Rationality of Induction and the Uniformity Thesis
The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
Vol. 44, No. 3 (Sep., 1993), pp. 561-566
Published by: Oxford University Press on behalf of The British Society for the Philosophy of Science
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/688025
Page Count: 6
You can always find the topics here!Topics: Inference, Uniformity, Empirical evidence, Human nature, Inductive reasoning, Presuppositions, Justified beliefs, Disease risk, Treatises, Reason
Were these topics helpful?See something inaccurate? Let us know!
Select the topics that are inaccurate.
Preview not available
In his  Stove attempts to undermine Hume's argument on induction by denying Hume the claim that induction presupposes the uniformity of nature. I argue that Stove's attack on Hume's argument fails.
The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science © 1993 The British Society for the Philosophy of Science