David Barnett – Counterfactual Entailment

Event Date: 21 November 2011 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU   David Barnett Counterfactual Entailment Counterfactual Entailment is the view that a counterfactual conditional is true just in case its antecedent entails its consequent. I present an argument for Counterfactual Entailment, and I develop a strategy for explaining away apparent counterexamples to the view. The strategy appeals …