|Logical necessity: property of statements, of which it is impossible that they are false. There are different types of necessity that differ in their strength e.g. physical, logical, metaphysical necessity, necessity de dicto and necessity de re._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
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Logical Necessity/Bigelow/Pargetter: the most suitable approach to it is that which does not accept truth in all possible worlds under one interpretation, but under all interpretations that do not change the framework.
Frame/Bigelow/Pargetter: this is the reason why the frame is an entity of special law._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.
J. Bigelow, R. Pargetter
Science and Necessity Cambridge 1990