This volume explores how vagueness matters as a specific problem in the context of theories that are primarily about something else. After an introductory chapter on the Sorites paradox, which exposes the various forms the paradox can take and some of the responses that have been pursued, the book proceeds with a chapter on vagueness and metaphysics, which covers important questions concerning vagueness that arise in connection with the deployment of certain key metaphysical notions. Subsequent chapters address the ...

Vagueness: A Guide 2013, Springer, Dordrecht

ISBN-13: 9789400735507

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Vagueness: A Guide 2011, Springer, Dordrecht

ISBN-13: 9789400703742

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