DISCUSSION: NELSON GOODMAN'S ENTRENCHMENT THEORY*

@inproceedings{Kahane2016DISCUSSIONNG,
  title={DISCUSSION: NELSON GOODMAN'S ENTRENCHMENT THEORY*},
  author={Howard Kahane},
  year={2016}
}
One of the fundamental problems in the fields of inductive logic and the philosophy of science is the one concerning inferences or projections containing so-called "grue-like" or "pathological" predicates. This problem was first put into sharp focus by Nelson Goodman, who called it the "new riddle of induction."' Goodman has shown that the few attempts by others to solve this problem (which appear in the literature) are not adequate.2 However, very little has been written concerning Goodman's… CONTINUE READING