Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 November 2021

448 Pages


ISBN: 9780192846655

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The Bounds of Possibility

Puzzles of Modal Variation

Cian Dorr, John Hawthorne, and Juhani Yli-Vakkuri

  • The first book-length treatment of a collection of important puzzles about the bounds of possibility for particular objects
  • Ground-breaking work by leading metaphysicians of our time
  • Offers a systematic treatment of the metaphysics of modality
  • Introduces and deploys higher order modal logic as a tool for doing metaphysics