The Nature of Modal Individuals

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


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).


Local Object World Line Intentional Object Counterpart Relation Rigid Designator 
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Authors and Affiliations

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

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