A gradable approach to dispositions

Philosophical Quarterly 57 (226):68–75 (2007)
Abstract
Previous theories of the relationship between dispositions and conditionals are unable to account for the fact that dispositions come in degrees. We propose a fix for this problem that has the added benefit of avoiding the classic problems of finks and masks.
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DOI 10.1111/j.1467-9213.2007.469.x
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Jesse R. Steinberg (2010). Dispositions and Subjunctives. Philosophical Studies 148 (3):323 - 341.

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