Entailment and Necessity

  title={Entailment and Necessity},
  author={Greg Restall},
The hallowed path from language to universals has been by way of the correspondence theory of truth: the doctrine that whenever something is true, there must be something in the world which makes it true. I will call this the Truthmaker axiom. The desire to find an adequate truthmaker for every truth has been one of the sustaining forces behind traditional theories of u n i v e r s a l s . . . Correspondence theories of truth breed legions of recalcitrant philosophical problems• For this reason… CONTINUE READING

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