The Dynamics of Belief as a Basis for Logic

  title={The Dynamics of Belief as a Basis for Logic},
  author={Peter G{\"a}rdenfors},
The aim of this article is to give a reconstruction of propositional logic from an epistemological basis. The fundamental notions will be states of belief and changes of belief. A central idea in the reconstruction is that propositions are identified with a certain kind of changes of belief. On this interpretation, a proposition is characterised by the change it would induce if added to a state of belief. Formally, propositions will be defined as functions with states of belief as arguments and… CONTINUE READING

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