Analysis 77 (1):74-79 (2017)

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Neil Mehta
Yale-NUS College
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It can seem incoherent to fully characterize fundamentality in terms of grounding, given that the fundamental is precisely that which cannot be fully characterized independently. I argue that there is no such incoherence.
Keywords grounding  fundamentality  metaphysically primitive  Jessica Wilson
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DOI 10.1093/analys/anx044
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