Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic 40 (4):473-495 (1999)

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Terence Parsons
University of California, Los Angeles
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We presume a background theory which allows for indeterminacy of states of affairs involving objects, extending even to indeterminacy of identity between objects. A sentence reporting such an indeterminate state of affairs lacks truth-value. We extend this to a theory of sets, similar to ZFU, in which membership in, and identity between, sets may also be indeterminate
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