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Modal realism, still at your convenience

Noonan, Harold; Jago, Mark


Professor of Mind and Cognition

Professor of Philosophy


Divers (2014) presents a set of de re modal truths which, he claims, are inconvenient for Lewisean modal realism. We argue that there is no inconvenience for Lewis.


Noonan, H., & Jago, M. (in press). Modal realism, still at your convenience. Analysis, 77(2),

Journal Article Type Article
Acceptance Date Nov 3, 2016
Online Publication Date Apr 12, 2017
Deposit Date Nov 30, 2016
Publicly Available Date Apr 13, 2019
Journal Analysis
Electronic ISSN 1467-8284
Publisher Red de Servicios Profesionales
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 77
Issue 2
Keywords Modality, David Lewis, John Divers, possible worlds, spatiotemporal relations
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Additional Information This is a pre-copyedited, author-produced version of an article accepted for publication in Analysis following peer review. The version of record Harold Noonan, Mark Jago; Modal realism, still at your convenience. Analysis 2017 anx037. doi: 10.1093/analys/anx037 is available online at:


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