An Argument Against General Validity?
Article first published online: 29 JAN 2012
© 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc and the Northern Institute of Philosophy
Thought: A Journal of Philosophy
Volume 1, Issue 1, pages 4–9, March 2012
How to Cite
French, R. (2012), An Argument Against General Validity?. Thought: A Journal of Philosophy, 1: 4–9. doi: 10.1002/tht3.1
- Issue published online: 27 MAR 2012
- Article first published online: 29 JAN 2012
- modal logic
This paper argues that a prominent—and oft-thought to be persuasive—argument against general validity as the best account of validity for languages containing the actuality operator is flawed, the flaw arising out of inadequate attention to the formalisation of mood distinctions.