Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Is, philosophy: the word “is” has different functions like expressing an identity e.g. A is B, attributing a property e.g. the sky is blue or being contained in a set e.g. "Heaven" is a concept. These functions must not be confused.
 
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Simons I 194
is / Wiggins (1980 30ff.): a) the predication - b) constiution - Simons: then it s really the thing -

Wigg I
D. Wiggins
Essays on Identity and Substance Oxford 2016

Si I
P. Simons
Parts Oxford New York 1987


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-26