On the inventors of XYZ

Foundations of Chemistry 7 (1):57-84 (2005)
In this paper I try to make as much sense aspossible of, first, the extensive philosophicalliterature concerned with the status of `Wateris H2O' and, second, the implications ofPutnam's invention of Twin Earth, anotherpossible world stipulated to be just like Earth, except that water is XYZ, notH2O
Keywords Identity  Reference  Science  Water  Putnam, H
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DOI 10.1023/B:FOCH.0000042888.33192.2e
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