Knowing the intuition and knowing the counterfactual
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I criticize Timothy Williamson’s characterization of thought experiments on which the central judgments are judgments of contingent counterfactuals. The fragility of these counterfactuals makes them too easily false, and too difficult to know.
KeywordsThought experiments Intuition Timothy Williamson
I am grateful for the privilege of engaging with Timothy Williamson’s fascinating book, and in such distinguished company.
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