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The Deep Black Sea: Observability and Modality Afloat

Muller, F.A. (2003) The Deep Black Sea: Observability and Modality Afloat. UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)


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We propose a rigourous criterion for observability and claim it solves three problems that extant accounts of observability, including Van Fraassen's one, do not solve. We also give a rigourous verions of Van Fraassen's own sketchy account of modality without relying on `inflationary metaphycis'.

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Item Type: Other
Muller, F.A.
Keywords: constructive empiricism, observability, modality
Subjects: General Issues > Laws of Nature
General Issues > Theory/Observation
General Issues > Realism/Anti-realism
Depositing User: F.A. Muller
Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2003
Last Modified: 07 Oct 2010 15:12
Item ID: 1387
Public Domain: No

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