Skip to main content alibris logo

Naming and Necessity


Naming and Necessity - Kripke, Saul A
Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

If there is such a thing as essential reading in metaphysics or in philosophy of language, this is it. Ever since the publication of its original version, "Naming and Necessity" has had great and increasing influence. It redirected philosophical attention to neglected questions of natural and metaphysical necessity and to the connections between these and theories of reference, in particular of naming, and of identity. From a critique of the dominant tendency to assimilate names to descriptions and more generally to treat ...

Naming and Necessity 2003, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780631128014

Trade paperback

Naming and Necessity 1982, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass

ISBN-13: 9780674598461

Revised edition

Trade paperback

Naming and Necessity 1980, Blackwell Publishers, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780631101512


Naming and Necessity: , 1980, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780674598454