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All the ideas for 'Posthumous notes', 'The Theory of Epistemic Rationality' and 'Non-Monotonic Logic'

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2. Reason / E. Argument / 1. Argument
You can 'rebut' an argument's conclusion, or 'undercut' its premises [Antonelli]
4. Formal Logic / E. Nonclassical Logics / 1. Nonclassical Logics
We infer that other objects are like some exceptional object, if they share some of its properties [Antonelli]
4. Formal Logic / E. Nonclassical Logics / 12. Non-Monotonic Logic
Weakest Link Principle: prefer the argument whose weakest link is the stronger [Antonelli]
Should we accept Floating Conclusions, derived from two arguments in conflict? [Antonelli]
Non-monotonic core: Reflexivity, Cut, Cautious Monotonicity, Left Logical Equivalence, Right Weakening [Antonelli]
We can rank a formula by the level of surprise if it were to hold [Antonelli]
People don't actually use classical logic, but may actually use non-monotonic logic [Antonelli]
Reasoning may be defeated by new premises, or by finding out more about the given ones [Antonelli]
5. Theory of Logic / K. Features of Logics / 10. Monotonicity
Cautious Monotony ignores proved additions; Rational Monotony fails if the addition's negation is proved [Antonelli]
In classical logic the relation |= has Monotony built into its definition [Antonelli]
11. Knowledge Aims / C. Knowing Reality / 3. Idealism / d. Absolute idealism
Transcendental philosophy is the subject becoming the originator of unified reality [Kant]
13. Knowledge Criteria / A. Justification Problems / 3. Internal or External / a. Pro-internalism
Rational internal belief is conviction that a proposition enhances a belief system [Foley, by Vahid]