Cocchiarella’s Formal Ontology and the Paradoxes of Hyperintensionality

Axiomathes 19 (2):115-142 (2009)

Gregory Landini
University of Iowa
This is a critical discussion of Nino B. Cocchiarella’s book “Formal Ontology and Conceptual Realism.” It focuses on paradoxes of hyperintensionality that may arise in formal systems of intensional logic.
Keywords Modal logic  Intensionality  Frege  Russell  Kripke semantics  Russell’s paradox  Bozon  Orilia  Primary  Semantics  Possible worlds  Paradox of propositions
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DOI 10.1007/s10516-009-9062-7
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