What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Reference and Definite Descriptions
Identity and Necessity
10 other sections not shown
actual world aluminum analytic Aristotle associated properties attributive believe bifocals brain Causal Theory Cicero concept core facts counterfactual situation Counterpart Theory course definite description denotation Earthian essential example expression extension false fits the description gold heat Hesperus Hilary Putnam identifying descriptions identity statements identity theorist idiolect individual Jacob Horn knowledge Kripke language lemon linguistic logical ments modal logic molybdenum motion of molecules Naming and Necessity natural kind terms necessary Nixon notion number of planets object pain perhaps person philosophers Phosphorus possible world predicative statements presupposition problem proposition Putnam question real essences referential rigid designators Russell Russell's Santa Glaus Saul Kripke scientific seems semantically relevant sense sentence similarity Smith's murderer Socrates Socrates exists someone speaker Strawson suppose theorist theory of meaning theory of reference things tiger tion toad traditional theory true Tully Twin Earth underlying trait terms water is H2O word