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Published: 13 May 2020

240 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198847717

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Being Rational and Being Right

Juan Comesaña

  • Addresses an important topic in philosophy: the rationality of action and belief
  • Offers an authoritative defence of an underrepresented view
  • Discusses what our evidence is in deciding what to believe and what to do
  • Makes important connections between practical and theoretical rationality
  • Surveys the main views in contemporary epistemology
  • Includes a clear presentation of the mathematics of probability and decision theory