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The Resource Possible worlds, John Divers

Possible worlds, John Divers

Label
Possible worlds
Title
Possible worlds
Statement of responsibility
John Divers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first up-to-date and comprehensive examination of all issues pertaining to realism about possible worlds. An invaluable introduction to the topic, it includes many original developments and insights
Member of
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Divers, John
Dewey number
149.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
B835
LC item number
.D58 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The problems of philosophy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Realism
  • 08.31 metaphysics
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Realism
  • Realisme (filosofie)
  • Mogelijke werelden
Label
Possible worlds, John Divers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 298-372) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction : Where possible-world talk is used -- What possible-word talk means -- Why possible-word talk is used -- pt. 2. Genuine realism : Genuine realism, exposition and applications -- Genuine realism, quantification over non-actuals -- Genuine realism, worlds -- Genuine realism, unanalysed modality -- Genuine realism, counterparts -- Genuine realism, epistemology -- pt. 3. Actualist realism : Actualist realism, exposition -- Actualist realism, conceptual applications -- Actualist realism, ontological applications -- Actualist realism, semantic applications -- Actualist realism, safe and sane ontology? -- Actualist realism, paradox -- Actualist realism, transworld identity and transworld identification -- Actualist realism, representation -- pt. 4. Conclusion : Summary and evaluation
Control code
252760251
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 380 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134731619
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252760251
Label
Possible worlds, John Divers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 298-372) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction : Where possible-world talk is used -- What possible-word talk means -- Why possible-word talk is used -- pt. 2. Genuine realism : Genuine realism, exposition and applications -- Genuine realism, quantification over non-actuals -- Genuine realism, worlds -- Genuine realism, unanalysed modality -- Genuine realism, counterparts -- Genuine realism, epistemology -- pt. 3. Actualist realism : Actualist realism, exposition -- Actualist realism, conceptual applications -- Actualist realism, ontological applications -- Actualist realism, semantic applications -- Actualist realism, safe and sane ontology? -- Actualist realism, paradox -- Actualist realism, transworld identity and transworld identification -- Actualist realism, representation -- pt. 4. Conclusion : Summary and evaluation
Control code
252760251
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 380 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134731619
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252760251

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