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Doxastic spaces: a new approach to relational beliefs and unstable neglect

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This thesis introduces and explores a novel construct for studying human beliefs in social science: doxastic spaces. These flexible analytical devices are demonstrated as capturing three key properties of beliefs which are difficult to depict through other formats: the relational, relative, and reflexive properties of beliefs. The doxastic-space paradigm developed by this thesis is likewise shown to enable new and insightful theories about belief formation and change. Two such theories cul...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Geography
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Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Geography
Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2015
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2015-09-02

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