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The Resource Possible worlds, Rod Girle, (electronic book)

Possible worlds, Rod Girle, (electronic book)

Label
Possible worlds
Title
Possible worlds
Statement of responsibility
Rod Girle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ever since Saul Kripke and others developed a semantic interpretation for modal logic, 'possible worlds' has been a much debated issue in contemporary metaphysics. To propose the idea of a possible world that differs in some way from our actual world - for example a world where the grass is red or where no people exist - can help us to analyse and understand a wide range of philosophical concepts, such as counterfactuals, properties, modality, and of course, the notions of possibility and necessity. This book examines the ways in which possible worlds have been used as a framework for consider
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Girle, Rod
Dewey number
160
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BC199.P7
LC item number
G57 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Possibility
  • Modality (Logic)
Label
Possible worlds, Rod Girle, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10455560
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 216 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781844653454
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Possible worlds, Rod Girle, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10455560
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 216 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781844653454
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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