Possible worlds semantics and fiction

Journal of Philosophical Logic 35 (1):9 - 40 (2006)
Abstract
The canonical version of possible worlds semantics for story prefixes is due to David Lewis. This paper reassesses Lewis's theory and draws attention to some novel problems for his account
Keywords contradiction  counterfactuals  fiction  impossible worlds  inconsistent narrative  incomplete narrative  Lewis  modal fictionalism  possible worlds  truth in fiction
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Saul Kripke (2010). Naming and Necessity. In Darragh Byrne & Max Kölbel (eds.), Philosophy. Routledge 431-433.

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Richard Woodward (2011). Truth in Fiction. Philosophy Compass 6 (3):158-167.

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