Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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.

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
Cresswell, M.J. Is   Cresswell, M.J.
Geach, Peter T. Is   Geach, Peter T.
Millikan, Ruth Is   Millikan, Ruth
Quine, Willard Van Orman Is   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Ryle, Gilbert Is   Ryle, Gilbert
Tugendhat, E. Is   Tugendhat, E.
Wiggins, D. Is   Wiggins, D.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-24