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Contingent identity

Schwarz, Wolfgang


It is widely held that if an object a is identical (or non-identical) to an object b, then it is necessary that a is identical (non-identical) to b. This view is supported an argument from Leibniz's Law and a popular conception of de re modality. On the o

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Date published: 2013
Type: Journal article
Source: Philosophy Compass
DOI: 10.1111/phc3.12028


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