David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Axiomathes 15 (2):191-210 (2005)
The concept of indiscernibility in a structure is analysed with the aim of emphasizing that in asserting that two objects are indiscernible, it is useful to consider these objects as members of (the domain of) a structure. A case for this usefulness is presented by examining the consequences of this view to the philosophical discussion on identity and indiscernibility in quantum theory.
|Keywords||identity indiscernibility invariance quantum objects structures|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Stathis Livadas (2012). The Expressional Limits of Formal Language in the Notion of Quantum Observation. Axiomathes 22 (1):147-169.
Steven French & Décio Krause (2010). Remarks on the Theory of Quasi-Sets. Studia Logica 95 (1/2):101 - 124.
Décio Krause (2010). Logical Aspects of Quantum (Non-)Individuality. Foundations of Science 15 (1):79-94.
Stathis Livadas (2013). Are Mathematical Theories Reducible to Non-Analytic Foundations? Axiomathes 23 (1):109-135.
Similar books and articles
Philip Kremer (1999). Relevant Identity. Journal of Philosophical Logic 28 (2):199-222.
Matteo Morganti (2011). Bundles, Individuation and Indiscernibility. European Journal of Analytic Philosophy 7 (1):36-48.
Douglas Odegard (1978). The Indiscernibility of Identicals and the Relativity of Identity. Philosophical Studies 33 (3):313 - 317.
Robert J. Swartz (1972). Identity, Indiscernibility, and Belief. Philosophical Studies 23 (6):410 - 413.
Casey Perin (2005). Academic Arguments for the Indiscernibility Thesis. Pacific Philosophical Quarterly 86 (4):493-517.
Adam Caulton & Jeremy Butterfield (2012). On Kinds of Indiscernibility in Logic and Metaphysics. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 63 (1):27-84.
Décio Krause & Antonio Mariano Nogueira Coelho (2005). Identity, Indiscernibility, and Philosophical Claims. Axiomathes 15 (2):191-210.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads13 ( #127,469 of 1,102,136 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #306,622 of 1,102,136 )
How can I increase my downloads?