Deep metaphysical indeterminacy

Philosophical Quarterly 60 (241):851 - 858 (2010)

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Bradford Skow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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A recent theory of metaphysical indeterminacy says that metaphysical indeterminacy is multiple actuality: there is metaphysical indeterminacy when there are many 'complete precisifications of reality'. But it is possible for there to be metaphysical indeterminacy even when it is impossible to precisify reality completely. The orthodox interpretation of quantum mechanics illustrates this possibility. So this theory of metaphysical indeterminacy is not adequate
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