Crítica, Revista Hispanoamericana de Filosofía, Volume 41, number 122, agosto 2009
Rationalism and Modal Knowledge
[Racionalismo y conocimiento modal ]
Stephen K. McLeod
Department of Philosophy
University of Liverpool

Abstract: The article argues against attempts to combine ontological realism about modality with the rejection of modal rationalism and it suggests that modal realism requires (at least a weak form of) modal rationalism.
Keywords: modal realism, epistemology, a priori, empiricism, intuition

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