The so-called 'Adams' Thesis' is often understood as the claim that the assertibility of an indicative conditional equals the corresponding conditional probability-schematically:. The Thesis is taken by many to be a touchstone of any theorizing about indicative conditionals. Yet it is unclear exactly what the Thesis is. I suggest some precise statements of it. I then rebut a number of arguments that have been given in its favor. Finally, I offer a new argument against it. I appeal to an old...[Show more]
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.