Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Partial identity, philosophy: See also extensionality, extensionality principle.

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II 98f
Partial identity / Armstrong: non-mereologically: complex property and rel. can be in whole-part-rel or be overlapping, but not mereologically - e.g. the property to have 5 kg weight: then the particular is among other things, composed of several non-overlapping parts, each of which has a 3 kg and the other 2 kg mass - here universls seem correct - a case of partial identity.

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.

AR II = Disp
D. M. Armstrong

Dispositions, Tim Crane, London New York 1996

D. Armstrong
What is a Law of Nature? Cambridge 1983

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-08-20