Chance and Counterfactuals
Author: Hawthorne, John
Source: Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, 1 March 2005, vol. 70, no. 2, pp. 396-405(10)
Abstract:Suppose the world is chancy. The worry arises that most ordinary counterfactuals are false. This paper examines David Lewis' strategy for rescuing such counterfactuals, and argues that it is highly problematic.
Document Type: Research Article