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equiprobability

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  • n. The state or condition of being equiprobable.

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Examples

  • One who relies on the equiprobability assumption in choosing principles of justice in the original position is being foolishly reckless given the gravity of choice at stake.

    Original Position

  • When the equiprobability assumption is made, the parties in the original position would choose the principle of average utility instead of the principles of justice (see Harsanyi 1975).

    Original Position

  • If assuming equiprobability, if the event in question has such a small probability, so have all other competing events.

    Cornell ID advisor on Intelligent Design - The Panda's Thumb

  • Harsanyi (1977) argues that a version of utilitarianism can be defended on the basis of an ˜equiprobability model,™ according to which an agent ought to choose between social systems

    Impartiality

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