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Placek, Tomasz (2009) Possibilities without possible worlds/histories. [Preprint]

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The paper puts forward a theory of historical modalities that is framed in terms of possible continuations rather than possible worlds or histories. The proposal is tested as a semantical theory for a language with historical modalities, tenses, and indexicals.


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Placek, Tomasz
Keywords: modalities, possible worlds, branching space-times
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Relativity Theory
General Issues > Determinism/Indeterminism
Depositing User: Tomasz Placek
Date Deposited: 17 Oct 2009
Last Modified: 28 May 2011 21:59
Item ID: 4956
URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/4956

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