Induction in Polls and Science
Lecture no. 8 from the course: An Introduction to Formal Logic
Taught by Professor Steven Gimbel | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
Probe two activities that could not exist without induction: polling and scientific reasoning. Neither provides absolute proof in its field of analysis, but if faults such as those in Lecture 7 are avoided, the conclusions can be impressively reliable.