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The Possible and the actual : readings in the metaphysics of modality / edited by Michael J. Loux.


Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1979.
ISBN 9780801491788, 0801412382, 0801491789, 9780801412387

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Other Authors Loux, Michael J.
Subjects Metaphysics
Modality (Logic)
Modality (Theory of knowledge)
Possibility
Reality
Description 334 p. ; 22 cm.
Notes Includes index.
Bibliography: p. 317-329.
Contents Loux, M. J. Introduction.--Hintikka, J. The modes of modality.--Chisholm, R. M. Identity through possible worlds.--Kaplan, D. Transworld heir lines.--Lewis, D. Counterpart theory and quantified modal logic.--Cresswell, M. J. The world is everything that is the case.--Plantinga. A Transworld identity or worldbound individuals? Rescher, N. The ontology of the possible.--Lewis, D. Possible worlds.--Adams, R. M. Theories of actuality.--Kaplan, D. How to Russell a frege-church.--Stalnaker, R. C. Possible worlds.--Mondadori, F. and Morton, A. Modal realism.--Plantinga, A. Actualism and possible worlds.--Lycan, W. The trouble with possible worlds.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)05051684
(OCoLC)5051684
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