The Myth of the Categorical Counterfactual

I aim to show that standard theories of counterfactuals are mistaken, not in detail, but in principle, and I aim to say what form a tenable theory must take. Standard theories entail a categorical interpretation of counterfactuals, on which to state that, if it were that A, it would be that C is to...

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Published in:Philosophical Studies: An International Journal for Philosophy in the Analytic Tradition, Vol. 144, No. 2 (2009), p. 281-296
Main Author: Barnett, David
Format: electronic Article
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