Noûs 37 (4):606–637 (2003)

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Alexander R. Pruss
Baylor University
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David Lewis (1979) has argued that according to his possible worlds analysis of counterfactuals, “backtracking” counterfactuals of the form “If event A were to happen at tA, then event B would happen at tB” where tB precedes tA, are usually false if B does not actually happen at tB. On the other..
Keywords Time   Counterfactuals   Temporal Asymmetry
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DOI 10.1046/j.1468-0068.2003.00453.x
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