Patrick Maher's scientific contributions

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Since the scientific revolution, there have been persistent endorsements, both by scientists and philosophers of science,2 of the view that predictions have special value in confirming hypotheses. According to this view, evidence which was used in formulating a hypothesis does not confirm the hypothesis as strongly as it otherwise would. I shall ca...

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... Patrick Maher (1988Maher ( , 1990Maher ( , 1993 apresentou um experimento de pensamento seminal e uma análise bayesiana de suas implicações preditivistas. ...