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Melissa Fusco
Columbia University
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This paper presents experimental data relevant to understanding the modal free choice effect (Kamp, 1973) when there are more than two disjuncts under the relevant modal operator. The results suggest that speakers' willingness to draw free choice inferences is correlated with whether the embedded disjuncts are *modally separable*, in a sense brought into focus by considering cases within which the relevant propositions fail to be pairwise redundant but are redundant as a set.
Keywords Free Choice, Agency, Modality, Disjunction, Experimental Philosophy
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Agential Free Choice.Melissa Fusco - 2021 - Journal of Philosophical Logic 50 (1):57-87.
Agentive Free Choice.Melissa Fusco - forthcoming - Journal of Philosophical Logic:1-31.

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