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Unformatted text preview: 3. New premises may completely undermine a strong inductive argument. Induction is not erosion-proof . 4. Deductive validity is an all-or-nothing matter; validity does not come in degrees. An argument is totally valid, or it is invalid. 4. Inductive arguments come in different degrees of strengt h. In some inductions the premises support the conclusions more strongly than in others. *Taken from: Introduction to the Philosophy of Science . Merilee H. Salmon, John Earman, Clark Glymour, James G. Lennox, Peter Machamer, J.E. McGuire, John D. Norton, Wesley C. Salmon, and Kenneth H. Schaffner. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall, 1992. Introduction to Deduction...
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course MGMT 4199 taught by Professor Robertdesman during the Fall '11 term at Kennesaw.
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