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  • Confirmation Theory - Article by Michael Huemer defending inductive inference against Hume's argument by appeal to `inference to the best explanation', contrasting his approach to those of Goodman and Hempel.
  • Conjectures - PhD thesis of Peter Flach, investigating the `logic of induction' from philosophical and machine-learning perspectives.
  • Mathematical Induction - Lecture notes by Peter Suber, explaining the difference between inductive inference and mathematical induction (which is a species of deductive inference).
  • The Problem of Induction - Essay by Karl Popper, arguing that there is no such thing as inductive inference.
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