Publication details for Dr Matthew TugbyTugby, M. (2013). Nomic Necessity for Platonists. Thought: A Journal of Philosophy 2(4): 324-331.
- Publication type: Journal Article
- ISSN/ISBN: 2161-2234 (Online)
- DOI: 10.1002/tht3.99
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After identifying some existing explanations offered by nomic necessitarians for the alleged necessary connections between natural properties and their dispositional or nomic features, I discuss a less explored necessitarian strategy. This strategy is available to Platonists who hold that properties exist necessarily, as most do.
Article first published online: 6 January 2014