Bradley's Reductio of Relations and Formal Ontological Relations

In Hemmo Laiho & Arto Repo (eds.), DE NATURA RERUM - Scripta in honorem professoris Olli Koistinen sexagesimum annum complentis. Turku: University of Turku. pp. 246-261 (2016)

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Markku Keinänen
Tampere University
Jani Hakkarainen
Tampere University
Abstract
In this paper, we argue that formal ontological relations avoid Bradley's reductio of relations, including his famous relation regress.
Keywords metaphysics  ontology  relations  properties  formal ontology  British Idealism  structural realism
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