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The Nature of Modal Individuals

  • Tero TulenheimoEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Logic, Epistemology, and the Unity of Science book series (LEUS, volume 41)

Abstract

In this chapter, I discuss, first, the nature of the proposal, according to which it is a ‘transcendental precondition’ of the way in which we speak and think about individuals in modal settings that they are categorized as world lines (Sect. 2.2).

Keywords

Local Object World Line Intentional Object Counterpart Relation Rigid Designator 
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© Springer International Publishing AG 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CNRS, UMR 8163 – STLLilleFrance
  2. 2.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of LilleLilleFrance

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