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Possibilities without possible worlds/histories

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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Item Type: Preprint
Placek, Tomasz
Additional Information: Forthcoming in Journal of Philosophical Logic
Keywords: modalities, possible worlds, branching space-times
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Relativity Theory
General Issues > Determinism/Indeterminism
Depositing User: Tomasz Placek
Date Deposited: 28 May 2011 21:59
Last Modified: 28 May 2011 21:59
Item ID: 8633

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