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
Language:English
ISSN:1573-0883
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1007/s11098-008-9210-8
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