Realism, Convergence, and Additivity

PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1994:181 - 189 (1994)
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In this paper, we argue for the centrality of countable additivity to realist claims about the convergence of science to the truth. In particular, we show how classical sceptical arguments can be revived when countable additivity is dropped

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