On individuals in branching histories

Synthese 188 (1):23-39 (2012)
Against the background of the theory of branching space-times (BST), the paper sketches a concept of individuals. It discusses Kripkean modal intuitions concerning individuation, and, finally it addresses Lewis’s objections to branching individuals.
Keywords Individuals  Modality  Space-times  Branching space-times
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DOI 10.1007/s11229-012-0082-2
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Saul Kripke (2010). Naming and Necessity. In Darragh Byrne & Max Kölbel (eds.), Philosophy. Routledge 431-433.

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