Contrastive Semantics for Deontic Modals

In Martijn Blaauw (ed.), Contrastivism in philosophy. New York: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group (2013)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

This paper argues for contrastivism about the deontic modals, 'ought', 'must', and 'may'. A simple contrastivist semantics that predicts the desired entailment relations among these modals is offered.

Author's Profile

Justin Snedegar
University of St. Andrews

Analytics

Added to PP
2011-12-24

Downloads
314 (#58,772)

6 months
72 (#73,732)

Historical graph of downloads since first upload
This graph includes both downloads from PhilArchive and clicks on external links on PhilPapers.
How can I increase my downloads?