The Nature of Necessity - Plantinga, Alvin, and Oxford University Press

This book, one of the first full-length studies of the modalities to emerge from the debate to which Saul Kripke, David Lewis, Ruth Marcus and others have contributed, is an exploraton and defence of the notion of modality "de re," the idea that objects have both essential and accidental properties. The arguement is developed by means of the ...

The Nature of Necessity 1979, Clarendon Press, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198244141

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The Nature of Necessity 1974, Clarendon Press

ISBN-13: 9780198244042