Gillian Russell: "Hume’s Law and other Barriers to Entailment"
- Date: –12:00
- Location: Zoom (contact Matti Eklund for link)
- Organiser: Department of Philosophy
- Contact person: Matti Eklund
The Higher Seminar in Theoretical Philosophy
Gillian Russell, Australian Catholic University: "Hume’s Law and other Barriers to Entailment"
This paper looks at how to prove Hume’s law as one of a number of interrelated barriers to entailment and in particular what to make of proposed counterexamples that require complex logics, such as those based on Ought implies Can.