Modal Interpretations and Relativity

@article{Myrvold2002ModalIA,
  title={Modal Interpretations and Relativity},
  author={Wayne C. Myrvold},
  journal={Foundations of Physics},
  year={2002},
  volume={32},
  pages={1773-1784}
}
  • W. Myrvold
  • Published 20 September 2002
  • Philosophy
  • Foundations of Physics
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