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Nominalism: nominalism is the view that universals (for example, triangles, blackness) are merely artificial constructions from individual cases. The linguistic expressions are merely names for these constructs. See also universalism, conceptualism, general terms, categories, generalization, generality.
 
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Wessel I 360
Group/Nominalism/Wessel: Paul Lorenzen: moderate nominalism.
Also Lesniewski.

Lorn I
P. Lorenzen
Constructive Philosophy Cambridge 1987

We I
H. Wessel
Logik Berlin 1999


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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-24