Is Phosphorus Hesperus?

Axiomathes 19 (1):101-102 (2009)
It is argued that philosophers who adopt the perdurance theory of persistence and who subscribe to the principle of Unrestricted Mereological Composition (UMC) are in a position to regard “Phosphorus is Hesperus” as false.
Keywords Hesperus  Phosphorus  Persistence  Endurance  Perdurance  Identity  Mereology  Unrestricted Mereological Composition
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DOI 10.1007/s10516-008-9054-z
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