University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Department of Philosophy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
PhD, 2017
Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
Areas of Specialization
General Philosophy of Science
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    How to Explain How-Possibly
    Philosophers' Imprint 20 (13): 1-23. 2020.
    Explaining how something is possible is a familiar and epistemically important achievement in both science and ordinary life. But a satisfactory general account of how-possibly explanation has not yet been given. A crucial desideratum for a successful account is that it must differentiate a demonstration that something is possible from an explanation of how it is possible. In this paper, I offer an account of how-possibly explanation that fully captures this distinction. I motivate my account us…Read more