simply demolish his opponents’ views. Instead, the Sceptic sets up oppositions of equally convincing arguments for conflicting conclusions so as to induce a suspensionofbelief, as defined in Sextus’ major work, the Outlines of Scepticism :
(8) Scepticism is an ability to set out oppositions
-d). But for the non-Bayesians I normally believe p only if I do not be-
lieve -po Furthermore, thete is fot the Bayesian no such thing as the suspensionofbelief, which fot the non-Bayesian consists in neithet believing p nor believing
-po (De Sousa 1971, 54f.).
115 Vgl. Hawthome/Bovens 1999. Eine