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On 2nd Order Calculi of Individuals

Niebergall, Karl-Georg (2009) On 2nd Order Calculi of Individuals. THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science, 24 (2). pp. 169-202. ISSN 2171-679X

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Abstract

From early work of N. Goodman to recent approaches by H. Field and D. Lewis, there have been attempts to combine 2nd order languages with calculi of individuals. This paper is a contribution, containing basic definitions and distinctions and some metatheorems, to the development of a general metatheory of such theories.


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Niebergall, Karl-Georgniebergk@staff.hu-berlin.de
Additional Information: ISSN: 0495-4548 (print)
Keywords: nominalism, mereology, calculus of individuals, 2nd order logic, Goodman, Lewis, Field
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Date Deposited: 24 Feb 2014 22:46
Last Modified: 24 Feb 2014 22:46
Item ID: 10365
Journal or Publication Title: THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science
Publisher: Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea / Universidad del País Vasco
Official URL: http://www.ehu.es/ojs/index.php/THEORIA/article/vi...
DOI or Unique Handle: 10.1387/theoria.441
Date: May 2009
Page Range: pp. 169-202
Volume: 24
Number: 2
ISSN: 2171-679X
URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/10365

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