By B.C. Postow
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It sort of feels moderate to think that there may have existed issues except those who in truth exist, or have existed. yet how may still we comprehend such claims? normal semantic theories take advantage of the Leibnizian metaphor of a collection of all attainable worlds: a proposition may well or needs to be precise whether it is real in a few or all attainable worlds.
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