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Defining global supervenience


Steinberg, Alex (2014). Defining global supervenience. Erkenntnis, 79(2):367-380.

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What does it mean that certain properties globally supervene on others? The paper criticises the now standard way of spelling out the notion in terms of 1–1 correlations between world-domains and proposes a modification that escapes the difficulties. The new definition can secure the additional benefit of resisting an argument to the effect that global supervenience is theoretically dispensable

Abstract

What does it mean that certain properties globally supervene on others? The paper criticises the now standard way of spelling out the notion in terms of 1–1 correlations between world-domains and proposes a modification that escapes the difficulties. The new definition can secure the additional benefit of resisting an argument to the effect that global supervenience is theoretically dispensable

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Item Type:Journal Article, refereed, original work
Communities & Collections:06 Faculty of Arts > Institute of Philosophy
Dewey Decimal Classification:100 Philosophy
Language:English
Date:2014
Deposited On:02 May 2017 12:12
Last Modified:02 May 2017 12:12
Publisher:Springer
ISSN:0165-0106
Publisher DOI:https://doi.org/10.1007/s10670-013-9498-4

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