Compliance and Conjunction

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I provide counterexamples to Kit Fine's semantics for imperative and deontic modals. In particular, I argue that the semantics fails to provide necessary conditions for conjunctive imperatives.

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University of California, San Diego
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Truthmaking and the is—ought gap.Kit Fine - 2018 - Synthese 198 (2):887-914.
The Semantic Foundations of Philosophical Analysis.Samuel Z. Elgin - 2023 - Review of Symbolic Logic 16 (2):603-623.
Compliance and command I—categorical imperatives.Kit Fine - 2018 - Review of Symbolic Logic 11 (4):609-633.
Compliance and Command II, Imperatives and Deontics.Kit Fine - 2018 - Review of Symbolic Logic 11 (4):634-664.

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