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From Nihilism to Monism

Schaffer, Jonathan

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Mereological nihilism is the view that all concrete objects are simple. Existence monism is the view that the only concrete object is one big simple: the world. I will argue that nihilism culminates in monism. The nihilist demands the simplest sufficient

dc.contributor.authorSchaffer, Jonathan
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-07T22:17:41Z
dc.identifier.issn0004-8402
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/18686
dc.description.abstractMereological nihilism is the view that all concrete objects are simple. Existence monism is the view that the only concrete object is one big simple: the world. I will argue that nihilism culminates in monism. The nihilist demands the simplest sufficient
dc.publisherOxford University Press
dc.sourceAustralasian Journal of Philosophy
dc.titleFrom Nihilism to Monism
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.identifier.citationvolume85
dc.date.issued2007
local.identifier.absfor220304 - Epistemology
local.identifier.ariespublicationu4461808xPUB5
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationSchaffer, Jonathan, College of Arts and Social Sciences, ANU
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.issue2
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage175
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage91
local.identifier.doi10.1080/00048400701343150
dc.date.updated2015-12-07T08:11:58Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-61149093458
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