Archive for April, 2011

Supplementing Belief Revision for The Aim of Truthlikeness

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

New little piece I put together: Supplementing Belief Revision for The Aim of Truthlikeness

‘Concepts of Information’ course

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

Website for a course held last year on concepts of information, packed with slides and reading lists: http://courses.ischool.berkeley.edu/i218/s10/Home.html

New Books on Information

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Just picked up a copy of James Gleick’s The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood. Should make for some good casual reading; hopefully I can find the time to read it.

Also, Perspectives on Information is another information-related book that has just been published.

Respecting Relevance in Belief Change

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

I recently read a short and interesting article; Respecting Relevance in Belief Change, which is concerned with investigating the extent to which the formal operations of AGM belief change respect criteria of relevance.

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The Difference that Makes a Difference

Friday, April 15th, 2011

The Difference that Makes a Difference: an interdisciplinary workshop on information and technology.