Entities and Indices / Edition 1

Entities and Indices / Edition 1

by M.J. Cresswell
ISBN-10:
0792309669
ISBN-13:
9780792309666
Pub. Date:
10/31/1990
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780792309666
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 10/31/1990
Series: Studies in Linguistics and Philosophy Series , #41
Edition description: 1990
Pages: 274
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.24(d)

Table of Contents

I Multiple Indexing.- 1 A basic intensional language.- 2 ‘Now’ and ‘then’.- 3 ‘Actually’.- 4 Indices and world variables.- 5 Mediated relations.- 6 A second-order treatment.- II Ontological Commitment.- 7 Possibilist quantification.- 8 Possibilities.- 9 Intersentential operators.- 10 Substitutional quantification.- 11 Modality and supervenience.- 12 Counterpart theory.- III Indexical Quantification.- 13 Generalized quantifiers.- 14 Quantifiers as indexical operators.- 15 Time and world quantifiers.- 16 Context and indices.

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