Synthese 200 (1):1-18 (2022)

Richard Bradley
London School of Economics
In this paper I discuss the challenges of several authors to the claims I make in Decision Theory with a Human Face regarding the relation between preference and choice, the nature of conditional desire, the semantics of conditionals, attitudes to chances and their role in individuating prospects, belief change under growing awareness and choice under ambiguity.
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DOI 10.1007/s11229-022-03468-6
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