Unified foundations for essence and ground

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Colleges, School and Institutes

Abstract

I argue in favor of a distinctive generic form of essence and ground and show how the two notions thereby complement one another as forms of necessary and sufficient condition.

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)296 - 311
Number of pages16
JournalJournal of the American Philosophical Association
Volume1
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 19 Jun 2015

Keywords

  • Contingency, Fitch’s paradox, Ignorance, Indeterminacy, Knowledge, Modal logic, metaphysics, metametaphysics, philosophical logic, essence, ground, generic

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