Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Possibility, philosophy: something is possible if it cannot be excluded. This has to be distinguished from the concept of contingency that expresses that something could have been different.

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. Possibility   Adams, R.
Adorno, Th.W. Possibility   Adorno, Th.W.
Aristotle Possibility   Aristotle
Dennett, Daniel Possibility   Dennett, Daniel
Field, Hartry Possibility   Field, Hartry
Frege, Gottlob Possibility   Frege, Gottlob
Genz, H. Possibility   Genz, H.
Heidegger, M. Possibility   Heidegger, M.
Hintikka, J. Possibility   Hintikka, J.
Kant, I. Possibility   Kant, I.
Kauffman, Stuart Possibility   Kauffman, Stuart
Leibniz, G.W. Possibility   Leibniz, G.W.
Lewis, David Possibility   Lewis, David
Meixner, Uwe Possibility   Meixner, Uwe
Peacocke, Christopher Possibility   Peacocke, Christopher
Prior, Arthur Possibility   Prior, Arthur
Quine, Willard Van Orman Possibility   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Stalnaker, R. Possibility   Stalnaker, R.
Tarski, A. Possibility   Tarski, A.
Wittgenstein, L. Possibility   Wittgenstein, L.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-20