Lewis' Account of Counterfactuals is Incongruent with Lewis' Account of Laws of Nature

Publication Year:
2014
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Repository URL:
http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/10875
Author(s):
Dizadji-Bahmani, Foad; Bradley, Seamus
conference paper description
In this paper we argue that there is a problem with the conjunction of David Lewis' account of counterfactual conditionals and his account of laws of nature. This is a pressing problem since both accounts are individually plausible, and popular.