Clarendon Press (1989)

Abstract
The concept of identity has been seen to lead to paradox: we cannot truly and usefully say that a thing is the same either as itself or as something else. This book is a full examination of this paradox in philosophical logic, and of its implications for the philosophy of mathematics, the philosphy of mind, and relativism about identity. The author's account involves detailed discussion of the views of Wittgenstein, Russell, Frege, and Hintikka.
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Buy this book $68.50 new (56% off)   $75.00 used (52% off)   Amazon page
ISBN(s) 9780198248088   0198248083
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: 70,091
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

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

Sameness and the Self: Philosophical and Psychological Considerations.Stan Klein - 2014 - Frontiers in Psychology -- Perception 5:1-15.
Relative Identity.Harry Deutsch - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

View all 8 citations / Add more citations

Similar books and articles

What is Identity?Christopher John Fardo Williams - 1989 - Oxford, England: Clarendon Press.
Russell and Wittgenstein on Identity.Robert Muehlmann - 1969 - Philosophical Quarterly 19 (76):221-230.
Identity.Giselle Walker & Elisabeth Leedham-Green (eds.) - 2010 - Cambridge University Press.
Encyclopedia of Identity.Ronald L. Jackson (ed.) - 2010 - Sage Publications.
Relative Identity.Nicholas Griffin - 1977 - Clarendon Press.
Sense and Reference.Gottlob Frege - 1948 - Philosophical Review 57 (3):209-230.
The Philosophy of Gottlob Frege.Richard L. Mendelsohn - 2005 - Cambridge University Press.
Is Identity Really so Fundamental?Décio Krause & Jonas R. Becker Arenhart - 2019 - Foundations of Science 24 (1):51-71.
Identity, Personal Identity, and the Self.John Perry - 2002 - Hackett Publishing Company.
Wittgenstein on Persons and Human Beings.Jenny Teichman - 1973 - Royal Institute of Philosophy Lectures 7:133-148.
Le concept d'identité en sociologie politique.Daniel Schulthess - 1991 - Actes de la Société Jurassienne d'Emulation 94:p.91-101.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2019-06-18

Total views
149 ( #78,474 of 2,506,293 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
73 ( #10,941 of 2,506,293 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes