Contingent Identity in Counterpart Theory

Analysis 50 (3):163-166 (1990)
Abstract
A slight modification to the translation scheme for David Lewis's counterpart theory I put forward in 'An Alternative Translation Scheme for Counterpart Theory' (Analysis 49.3 (1989)) is proposed. The motivation for this change is that it makes for a more plausible account of contingent identity. In particular, contingent identity is accommodated without admitting the contingency of self-identity.
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DOI 10.1093/analys/50.3.163
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