Elliott Sober
Research professor in philosophy, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Elliott Sober is the Hans Reichenbach Professor and William F Vilas Research Professor in the department of philosophy at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. His latest book is Ockhams Razors: A Users Manual (2015). 

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Logic and probability
Why is simpler better?

Ockham’s Razor says that simplicity is a scientific virtue, but justifying this philosophically is strangely elusive

Elliott Sober