Necessitarian propositions

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The eternalist holds that all propositions specify the needed time information, and so are eternally true if true at all. The necessitarian holds the parallel view for worlds: she holds that all propositions specify the needed world information, and so are necessarily true if true at all. I will argue that the considerations for both views run parallel: the necessitarian can mimic the whole case for eternalism.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)119-162
Number of pages44
Issue number1
StatePublished - Nov 1 2012

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Philosophy
  • Social Sciences(all)


  • Propositions
  • Semantics
  • Times
  • Worlds

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