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«Ceteris Paribus» in Conservative Belief Revision

On the Role of Minimal Change in Rational Theory Development


Frank Zenker

Contents: Entrenchment and Scientific Change – The Entrenchment vs. The Specialization Relation – The Mercury Anomaly and Minimal Revisions – Ceteris Paribus as Completeness Assumptions – Ceteris Paribus Everywhere – The Myth and Reality of Minimal Change.