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Technology and Mathematics

In spite of their practical importance, the connections between technology and mathematics have not received much scholarly attention. This article begins by outlining how the technology–mathematics relationship has developed, from the use of simple aide-mémoires for counting and arithmetic, via the use of mathematics in weaving, building and other trades, and the introduction of...

Back to Basics: Belief Revision Through Direct Selection

Ramsey test conditionals in the AGM framework does not hold for descriptor revision. Note added in proof: Some of the ideas presented here have been further developed in Sven Ove Hansson, Descriptor

Scopes, Options, and Horizons – Key Issues in Decision Structuring

Sven Ove Hansson Open Access Article First Online: 03 April 2018 8 Shares 633 Downloads Abstract Real-life decision-making often begins with a disorderly decision problem that has to be ... -Yanoff T (2016) “Framing”, pp. 189–215 in Sven Ove Hansson and Gertrude Hirsch Hadorn (eds.). Springer, The Argumentative Turn in Policy AnalysisGoogle Scholar Hansson SO (1996) Decision-making under

How to reconcile the multiculturalist and universalist approaches to science education

changes were made. Sven Ove Hansson is professor in philosophy at the Department of Philosophy and History, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm. He is editor-in-chief of Theoria and of the two book

Should Probabilistic Design Replace Safety Factors?

Neelke Doorn 0 Sven Ove Hansson 0 0 S. O. Hansson Department of Philosophy and the History of Technology, Royal Institute of Technology , Teknikringen 78 B, 100 44 Stockholm, Sweden 1 ) Department

In praise of full meet contraction

of Contraction Function: The Finite Case", Studia Logica, 45: 187-198.         [ Links ] 6. Fuhrmann, André and Sven Ove Hansson (1994) "A Survey of Multiple Contraction", Journal of Logic, Language

Priority Setting in the REACH System

Due to the large number of chemicals for which toxicological and ecotoxicological information is lacking, priority setting for data acquisition is a major concern in chemicals regulation. In the current European system, two administrative priority-setting criteria are used, namely novelty (i.e., time of market introduction) and production volume. In the proposed Registration...

The Moral Significance of Indetectable Effects

hTe M Sven Ove Hansson 0 1 0 Thi s Comment is brought to you for free and open access by the University of New Hampshire - School of Law at University of New Hampshire Scholars' Repository. It has ... in Perspective, position statement of the Health Physics Soc'y, adopted Jan. 1996 (visited Aug. 25, 1999). 16 Sven Ove Hansson, Setting the Limit