Accession Number:

AD0724715

Title:

Science and the Weighing of Evidence,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

STANFORD UNIV CALIF INST FOR PLASMA RESEARCH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-03-19

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

Progress in science depends on the appraisal of hypotheses by reference to observational data. This procedure is formalized in such a way that judgments made by theorists and judgments made by observers may be combined to yield probabilities for the considered hypotheses. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE