God / Plato / Nozick: Plato’s thesis: "God is beyond being". - Nozick: advantage: there is no "appearance". - Neither it does exist, nor it does not exist. - It is beyond the categories. - Predicates / Nozick: contain a presupposition that they may be true of something at all. - Does the term pair existence / nonexistence have such a presupposition?_____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
Philosophical Explanations Oxford 1981
The Nature of Rationality 1994