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Essays in the metaphysics of modality

Author: Alvin Plantinga; Matthew Davidson
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume collects the most important articles on the metaphysics of modality by noted philosopher Alvin Plantinga. The book chronicles Plantinga's thought from the late 1960's to the present.  Read more...

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Named Person: Alvin Plantinga; Alvin Plantinga
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alvin Plantinga; Matthew Davidson
ISBN: 0195103769 9780195103762 0195103777 9780195103779
OCLC Number: 47995987
Notes: A collection of previously published articles from 1969 to 1993.
Description: vi, 239 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: De re et de dicto (1969) --
World and essence (1970) --
Transworld identity or worldbound individuals? (1973) --
The nature of necessity, chapter VIII (1974) --
Actualism and possible worlds (1976) --
The Boethian compromise (1978) --
De essentia (1979) --
On existentialism (1983) --
Reply to John L. Pollock (1985) --
Two concepts of modality : modal realism and modal reductionism (1987) --
Why propositions cannot be concrete (1993).
Responsibility: Alvin Plantinga ; edited by Matthew Davidson.
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