Alessandro Torza

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Sprachlogik

Around 2011 I began to develop a view about epistemic modals which I have always wanted to return to. Motivated by dissatisfaction with the rival …

Metaphysics Digest

Metaphysics Digest lists the articles published in metaphysics for the year. Journals followed are:<p><i>Analysis; Australasian Journal of Philosophy;</i> …

Quantifiers, Quantifiers, and Quantifiers: Themes in Logic, Metaphysics, and Language

Table of contents<p>Front Matter<p>Pages i-viii<p>PDF<p>Introduction<p>Alessandro Torza<p>Pages 1-15<p>Logical Constants<p>Front Matter<p>Pages 17-17<p>PDF<p>Which Quantifiers Are …

Speaking of Essence | The Philosophical Quarterly | Oxford Academic

Building the hype #philosophy #logic http://t.co/jdsEbYppzN

the metaphysics of logic

Interview by Richard Marshall.<p>Penny Rush is a hard core straight scotch who never stops thinking about the logic of logic, its metaphysics and other …

Chiswell & Hodges: Mathematical Logic

Ian Chiswell and Wilfrid Hodges’s <i>Mathematical Logic</i> (OUP, 2007: pp. 249) is very largely focused on first-order logic, only touching on Church’s …

Abstract Structure

Draft of a paper, "Abstract Structure", cleverly called that because it aims to explicate the notion of "abstract structure", bringing together some …

maybe the real worry about counterpart theory is something like this?

Now lets consider the world where there is a United States1 where Humphrey1 loses the election and a United States2 where Humphrey2 wins it. Let's …

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absolute generality

Agustín Rayo interviewed by Richard Marshall.<p>Agustín Rayo is the philosopher who broods on the concept of everything, of being blinded by …

Le tribolazioni del filosofare

Claudio Calosi, Achille C. Varzi<p>Le tribolazioni del filosofare<p>Comedia metaphysica ne la quale si tratta de li errori & de le pene de l'Infero …

Metaphysics and Science // Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews // University of Notre Dame

This volume has two main aims. One is to collect together high-quality work from the intersection of metaphysics and the philosophy of science. In …

Infinity: New Research Frontiers

"The infinite! No other question has ever moved so profoundly the spirit of man; no other idea has so fruitfully stimulated his intellect; yet no …

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New Paper: "One's a Crowd: Mereological Nihilism without Ordinary-Object Eliminativism"

Have you always wanted to be a mereological nihilist but were too afraid to try? Do you like your cats, apples, and tables too much to be an …

Constructing the World. Intervista con David Chalmers

Video<p>Constructing the World. Intervista con David Chalmers<p>a cura di Sebastiano Moruzzi, Gregory Bochner<br>01.07.2013<p>David Chalmers (1966) è uno dei …

"Naturalism" in Metaphysics

Naturalistic metaphysics is fashionable amongst philosophers. A recent article,<p>Maclaurin, J., and Dyke, H. 2012. "What is Analytic Metaphysics For?",</i> …

modality and metaphysics

Timothy Williamson interviewed by Richard Marshall.<p>Best known as the Ace Ventura of Vagueness, the Fu Fighter of the <i>Philosophy of Philosophy</i>, the …

A Fallacy in Hofweber's Arguments in Ontology

<i>[This is a draft of a paper.]</i> <i><br>Hofweber's ontological project crucially involves inferring negative existential statements from statements of</i> …

Five Approaches to the Problem of Abstract Structure

Structuralism in the foundations of mathematics is the view that the topic of mathematical statements concerns structures (or patterns). For example, …

The Philosophers' Cocoon

**UPDATED--see below<p>In the comments section under my recent post on the pleasures and perils of working in a large department, one of our readers, …

A Co-Citation Network for Philosophy

<i>Corrections and Changes as of June 26th, 2013:</i> See the end of the post for details on some changes and fixes to errors in the data.<p>What have …

Lewis and the Women

<i>Corrections and Changes as of June 26th, 2013:</i> See the end of the post for details on some corrections and changes to the analysis.<p>In the previous …

Studia Logica, Volume 62, Issue 2