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The Resource The sea battle and the master argument : Aristotle and Diodorus Cronus on the metaphysics of the future, by Richard Gaskin

The sea battle and the master argument : Aristotle and Diodorus Cronus on the metaphysics of the future, by Richard Gaskin

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The sea battle and the master argument : Aristotle and Diodorus Cronus on the metaphysics of the future
Title
The sea battle and the master argument
Title remainder
Aristotle and Diodorus Cronus on the metaphysics of the future
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Gaskin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DCC
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1960-
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Gaskin, Richard
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B23
LC item number
.Q45 Bd. 40
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Quellen und Studien zur Philosophie
Series volume
40
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  • Future (Logic)
  • Fate and fatalism
  • Aristotle
  • Diodorus Cronus
  • Aristote
  • Diodore Cronos
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The sea battle and the master argument : Aristotle and Diodorus Cronus on the metaphysics of the future, by Richard Gaskin
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [377]-388) and indexes
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
1. Preliminaries: Terminology and Notation -- 2. Aristotle and the Future Sea Battle: Introduction -- 3. The Opening Moves -- 4. The Fatalist's Arguments -- 5. Aristotle's Response: a First Approximation -- 6. Bivalence and Determinism -- 7. The Worn-out Cloak and the Principle of Plenitude -- 8. From Truth to Necessity: the Theory -- 9. From Truth to Necessity: Aristotelian Texts -- 10. Simple and Hypothetical Necessity -- 11. From Truth to Necessity: Peripatetic Texts -- 12. The Commentators' Interpretation of De Interpretatione 9 -- 13. Some Formalities -- 14. Metaphysics E.3 on Causal Determinism: a Comparison -- 15. Reconstructing the Master Argument of Diodorus Cronus: Introduction -- 16. Gassendi's Proposal: a First Attempt -- 17. The Reconstructions of Zeller and Hintikka -- 18. Prior's Reconstruction -- 19. The Consistency and Plausibility Constraints -- 20. Barreau's 'Stoic' and 'Diodorean' Reconstructions -- 21. Vuillemin's Reconstruction
Control code
980095012124
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 406 p
Isbn
9783110144307
Lccn
lc95012124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
The sea battle and the master argument : Aristotle and Diodorus Cronus on the metaphysics of the future, by Richard Gaskin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [377]-388) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Preliminaries: Terminology and Notation -- 2. Aristotle and the Future Sea Battle: Introduction -- 3. The Opening Moves -- 4. The Fatalist's Arguments -- 5. Aristotle's Response: a First Approximation -- 6. Bivalence and Determinism -- 7. The Worn-out Cloak and the Principle of Plenitude -- 8. From Truth to Necessity: the Theory -- 9. From Truth to Necessity: Aristotelian Texts -- 10. Simple and Hypothetical Necessity -- 11. From Truth to Necessity: Peripatetic Texts -- 12. The Commentators' Interpretation of De Interpretatione 9 -- 13. Some Formalities -- 14. Metaphysics E.3 on Causal Determinism: a Comparison -- 15. Reconstructing the Master Argument of Diodorus Cronus: Introduction -- 16. Gassendi's Proposal: a First Attempt -- 17. The Reconstructions of Zeller and Hintikka -- 18. Prior's Reconstruction -- 19. The Consistency and Plausibility Constraints -- 20. Barreau's 'Stoic' and 'Diodorean' Reconstructions -- 21. Vuillemin's Reconstruction
Control code
980095012124
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 406 p
Isbn
9783110144307
Lccn
lc95012124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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