Journal of Philosophical Logic

, Volume 40, Issue 6, pp 737–765

Possibilities Without Possible Worlds/Histories

Article

DOI: 10.1007/s10992-010-9159-x

Cite this article as:
Placek, T. J Philos Logic (2011) 40: 737. doi:10.1007/s10992-010-9159-x

Abstract

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 semantic theory for a language with historical modalities, tenses, and indexicals.

Keywords

Tense logic Modalities Branching space-times 

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© Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyJagiellonian UniversityKrakówPoland

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