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2019 | 67 | 1 | 199-229
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Zakład Pascala

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Pascal’s Wager
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Abstracts
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Autor analizuje klasyczne rozumowanie, zwane „zakładem Pascala”, w kontekście teorii decyzji, wyróżniając w nim trzy argumenty: (i) argument z silnej dominacji, (ii) argument z wartości oczekiwanej oraz (iii) argument z uogólnionej wartości oczekiwanej; dyskutuje zarzuty względem poprawności materialnej i formalnej rozumowania Pascala w jego trzeciej wersji, rozważa kontrowersje natury moralnej względem argumentu, a także docieka znaczenia jego konkluzji.
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The Author examines the classical reasoning called “Pascal’s wager” in the framework of decision theory. He distinguishes in Pascal’s original text three separate arguments: (i) the argument from superdominance, (ii) the argument from expectation, and (iii) the argument from generalized expectations. The paper addresses the third argument, discusses objections raised against it and finally investigates the true meaning of its conclusion.
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Volume
67
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1
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199-229
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2019-03-30
Contributors
author
  • Australian National University
translator
  • Katolicki Uniwersytet Lubelski Jana Pawła II
translator
  • Katolicki Uniwersytet Lubelski Jana Pawła II
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