Closeness of worlds

Acta Analytica 18 (1-2):227-230 (2003)
An objection is presented to Lewis’s analysis of counterfactual conditionals in terms of relative closeness of possible worlds. The objection depends on no special assumptions about the ‘closer-than’ relation. The argument also casts doubt on Lewis’s claim that Antecedent Strengthening fails for counterfactuals
Keywords Lewis  counterfactual  conditional  if  antecedent strengthening  possible worlds
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