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Intentional Operators

Graham Priest

in Towards Non-Being

Published in print May 2005 | ISBN: 9780199262540
Published online July 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191602672 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199262543.003.0001
 Intentional Operators

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Chapter 1 provides a world-semantics for intentional propositional operators. Impossible worlds of various kinds are deployed to ensure that the operators behave in various important ways; notably they fail to be closed under entailment.

Keywords: intentional operators; propositional operators; impossible worlds; logical omniscience

Chapter.  11710 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic

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