Conceivability and Possibility

Oxford University Press (2002)

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John Hawthorne
Australian Catholic University
Tamar Gendler
Yale University
Abstract
The capacity to represent things to ourselves as possible plays a crucial role both in everyday thinking and in philosophical reasoning; this volume offers much-needed philosophical illumination of conceivability, possibility, and the relations between them.
Keywords Conceivability  Epistemology  Meaning  Possibility  Representation
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Call number BC199.P7.C66 2002
ISBN(s) 0198250894   9780198250890
DOI 10.1093/mind/113.450.347
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