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Individuals : an essay in descriptive metaphysics

Author: P F Strawson
Publisher: London : Methuen, ©1959.
Series: University paperbacks, 81.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Since its publication in 1959, Individuals has become a modern philosophical classic. Bold in scope and ambition, it continues to influence debates in metaphysics, philosophy of logic and language,  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Strawson, P.F.
Individuals.
London : Methuen, ©1959
(OCoLC)644177373
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: P F Strawson
ISBN: 0415051851 9780415051859 0416610706 9780416610703 041668310X 9780416683103
OCLC Number: 1227027
Description: 255 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Particulars. Bodies ; Sounds ; Persons ; Monads --
Logical subjects. Subject and predicate (1) : two criteria ; Subject and predicate (2) : logical subjects and particular objects ; Language without particulars ; Logical subjects and existence.
Series Title: University paperbacks, 81.
Responsibility: P.F. Strawson.

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