Metaphysica 5 (2):105-114 (2004)

Authors
Daniel Von Wachter
International Academy of Philosophy In The Principality of Liechtenstein
Abstract
This article argues that there is a great divide between semantics and metaphysics. Much of what is called metaphysics today is still stuck in the linguistic turn. This is illustrated by showing how Fraser MacBride misunderstands David Armstrong's theory of modality.
Keywords semantics  modality  David Armstrong  metaphysics
Categories (categorize this paper)
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 53,719
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

A World of States of Affairs.D. M. Armstrong - 1996 - Cambridge University Press.
A Combinatorial Theory of Possibility.D. M. Armstrong - 1989 - Cambridge University Press.
The Metaphysics of Properties.Alex Oliver - 1996 - Mind 105 (417):1-80.
A Combinatorial Theory of Possibility.M. J. Cresswell - 1992 - Philosophical Review 101 (3):660.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Vesey on Bodily Sensations.David M. Armstrong - 1964 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 42 (2):247-248.
Problems From Armstrong.TIm de Mey & Markku Keinänen (eds.) - 2008 - Acta Philosophica Fennica 84.
Combinatorialism and the Possibility of Nothing.David Efird & Tom Stoneham - 2006 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 84 (2):269 – 280.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2010-02-09

Total views
112 ( #83,672 of 2,349,697 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
1 ( #510,898 of 2,349,697 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes