Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Essentialism: the view that objects have some of their properties necessarily. See also essence, necessity de re, necessity, contingency, properties, actualism, possible worlds.

Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Chisholm, Roderick M. Essentialism   Chisholm, Roderick M.
Cresswell, M.J. Essentialism   Cresswell, M.J.
Kripke, Saul Aaron Essentialism   Kripke, Saul Aaron
Lewis, David Essentialism   Lewis, David
Peacocke, Christopher Essentialism   Peacocke, Christopher
Quine, Willard Van Orman Essentialism   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Rorty, Richard Essentialism   Rorty, Richard
Simons, Peter Essentialism   Simons, Peter
Stalnaker, R. Essentialism   Stalnaker, R.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-10-21