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The Design Inference : Eliminating Chance through Small Probabilities

Author: William A Dembski
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Series: Cambridge studies in probability, induction, and decision theory.
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This challenging and provocative 1998 book shows how incomplete undirected causes are for science and breathes new life into classical design arguments. It will be read with particular interest by  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William A Dembski
ISBN: 9780511570643 0511570643 9780521623872 0521623871
OCLC Number: 776949670
Notes: Title from publishers bibliographic system (viewed on 22 Dec 2011).
Description: 1 online resource (272 pages)
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. Introduction; 2. Overview of the design inference; 3. Probability theory; 4. Complexity theory; 5. Specification; 6. Small probability; 7. Epilogue; Notes; References.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in probability, induction, and decision theory.
Responsibility: William A. Dembski.

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