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How can there be any necessarily true propositions?

How can any proposition be necessarily true when there always seems to be a possible world in which it may be false? Propositions are understood as true or false of the real world. Thus, given one's ...
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How can there be any necessarily true propositions?

Great question, and one in which you will find much dissent. There are several major positions. Two illuminating articles to give you background are: Modal Varieties (SEP) Epistemology of Modality (...
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How can there be any necessarily true propositions?

"when there always seems to be a possible world" - the crux of your argument thus appears to be this: that concievability implies (metaphysical) possibility, ie existence of a possible world....
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What qualifies as being 'part of' the state of affairs for an event?

From WP's article on state of affairs: In philosophy, a state of affairs (German: Sachverhalt), also known as a situation, is a way the actual world must be in order to make some given proposition ...
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Is there any relevance to set theory and level of truthfulness when comparing the truth values across several logic systems?

Let P be a statement. Then, we can find arbitrarily many logics where P is true: take P as an axiom, tonk operator, inconsistent logic, etc. So in some sense no. But, also, there are statements that ...
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Why is truth considered a value in Western Philosphy?

Truth and authenticity have a major implication on the agency of an individual. Like we form our narratives, models, plans and whatnot on empiric data and while that is usually still a shaky endeavor, ...
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How reliable is logic?

If we're talking about basic syllogistic logic, it is extremely reliable, provided the premises are true. So given an argument: All men are mice. Socrates is a man. Socrates is a mouse. The argument ...
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