Reconciling probability theory and coherentism
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Duddy, Conal (2013). Reconciling probability theory and coherentism. Synthese 191 (6), 1075-1084
Recent results in the literature appear to show that it is impossible for two independent testimonies to jointly raise the probability of a proposition if neither testimony individually has any impact on that probability. I show that these impossibility results do not apply when testimonies agree on incidental details.