1. Christopher John Fards Williams (1992). Being, Identity, and Truth. Oxford University Press.
    Philosophers have met with many problems in discussing the interconnected concepts being, identity, and truth, and have advanced many theories to deal with them. Williams argues that most of these problems and theories result from an inadequate appreciation of the ways in which the words "be," "same," and "true" work. By means of linguistic analysis he shows that being and truth are not properties, and identity is not a relation. He is thus able to demystify a number of metaphysical issues (...)
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  2. Christopher John Fards Williams (1989). What is Identity? Oxford University Press.
    The concept of identity has been seen to lead to a paradox: we cannot truly and usefully say that a thing is the same either as itself or as something else. Williams here examines this paradox in philosophical logic, and its implications for the philosophy of mathematics, the philosophy of mind, and relativism about identity.
     
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  3. Christopher John Fards Williams (1981). What is Existence? Oxford University Press.
    A thorough and closely argued examination of a central issue in philosophical logic, an issue which is shown to have profound implications for the philosophy oflanguage and much o metaphysics.
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