Grounding is not a strict order

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The paper argues that grounding is neither irreflexive, nor asymmetric, nor transitive. In arguing for that conclusion the paper also arguesthat truthmaking is neither irreflexive, nor asymmetric, nor transitive.
Keywords Grounding  Transitivity  Symmetry  Reflexivity
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DOI 10.1017/apa.2014.22
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Grounding: Toward a Theory of the In-Virtue-Of Relation.Paul Audi - 2012 - Journal of Philosophy 109 (12):685-711.
No Work for a Theory of Grounding.Jessica Wilson - 2014 - Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 57 (5-6):535–579.
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The Cresting Wave: A New Moving Spotlight Theory.Kristie Miller - forthcoming - Canadian Journal of Philosophy:1-29.
Grounding: It’s All in the Head.Kristie Miller & James Norton - 2017 - Philosophical Studies 174 (12):3059-3081.
An Account of Truthmaking.Noël Blas Saenz - forthcoming - Synthese:1-23.

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