Modal Interpretations and Relativity

Publication Year:
2002
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Repository URL:
http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/811
Author(s):
Myrvold, Wayne C.
preprint description
A proof is given, at a greater level of generality than previous 'no-go' theorems, of the impossibility of formulating a modal interpretation that exhibits 'serious' Lorentz invariance at the fundamental level. Particular attention is given to modal interpretations of the type proposed by Bub.