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by Graham Priest

  • ISBN: 0199230552
  • Category: Other
  • Author: Graham Priest
  • Subcategory: Humanities
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Clarendon Press; 1 edition (December 7, 2007)
  • Pages: 206 pages
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Towards Non-Being proceeds in terms of objects that may be either existent or non-existent, at worlds that may be either possible or impossible

Towards Non-Being proceeds in terms of objects that may be either existent or non-existent, at worlds that may be either possible or impossible. Intentionality (Philosophy. Intentionality in Philosophy of Mind. Logic and Philosophy of Logic.

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Towards non-being: the logic and metaphysics of intentionality.

This paper formulates replies to a number of the more interesting objections to the semantics that have been proposed since the book was published. Towards non-being: the logic and metaphysics of intentionality. Oxford University Press, 2005, xi + 190 pp. - Volume 14 Issue 1 - Thomas Hofweber.

Towards Non-Being proceeds in terms of objects that may be either existent or non-existent, at worlds that may be either possible or impossible

Towards Non-Being proceeds in terms of objects that may be either existent or non-existent, at worlds that may be either possible or impossible.

Noneism, also known as modal Meinongianism, is a theory in logic and metaphysics first coined by Richard Routley and appropriated again in 2005 by Graham Priest. Noneism holds that some things do not exist. That is, we can quantify over non-existent things using the so-called particular quantifier (also known-misleadingly in the view of noneists-as the existential quantifier). They also hold that "there is" is like "exist", rather than like the particular quantifier

Drawing on the work of the late Richard Routley (Sylvan), it proceeds in terms of objects that may be either existent or non-existent, atworlds that may be either possible or impossible

Graham Priest presents an exploration of Buddhist metaphysics .

Graham Priest presents an exploration of Buddhist metaphysics, drawing on texts which include those of Nāgārjuna and Dōgen. The development of Buddhist metaphysics is viewed through the lens of the catuṣkoṭi.

Format Paperback 208 pages.

Graham Priest presents a ground-breaking account of the semantics of intentional language--verbs such as "believes," "fears," "seeks," or "imagines." Towards Non-Being proceeds in terms of objects that may be either existent or non-existent, at worlds that may be either possible or impossible. The book will be of central interest to anyone who is concerned with intentionality in the philosophy of mind or philosophy of language, the metaphysics of existence and identity, the philosophy of fiction, the philosophy of mathematics, or cognitive representation in AI.

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