Metaphysics of Modality: Possibility and Necessity, Introduction Part 1

I introduce the topic of the metaphysics of modality, in particular metaphysical necessity. After a brief introduction of the general meaning of necessity and possibility, I explain some concerns that some raised against the legitimacy of these distinctions, and clarify what metaphysical necessity is, providing examples and contrasting it with other concepts. See Part 2 at
By Dr. Gordon Pettit; see more at

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