Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Haecceitism: the thesis that an object can be fixed by the identification as "this here" to allow further assertions on this subject to be stated. E.g. To claim that in a different world, this object is different. See also identification, identity, logical proper names, anti-haecceitism, index words, > indexicality, individuation, dthat, rigidity, 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
Adams, R. Haecceitism   Adams, R.
Chisholm, Roderick M. Haecceitism   Chisholm, Roderick M.
Lewis, David Haecceitism   Lewis, David
Logic Texts Haecceitism   Logic Texts

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-21