Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Structures, philosophy: structures are properties of an object, a set, or a domain of objects which determine the constitution and possible formability of this object, this set, or this domain. The properties defining the structure may be derived from the objects, e.g. magnetic forces or electric charge or can be imprinted on the objects such as e.g. the mathematical operations of multiplication or addition. See also order, system, relations.

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
Armstrong, D.M. Structures   Armstrong, D.M.
Benacerraf, Paul Structures   Benacerraf, Paul
Bigelow, John Structures   Bigelow, John
Bourbaki, N. Structures   Bourbaki, N.
Carnap, Rudolf Structures   Carnap, Rudolf
Cresswell, M.J. Structures   Cresswell, M.J.
Evans, Gareth Structures   Evans, Gareth
Kripke, Saul Aaron Structures   Kripke, Saul Aaron
Luhmann, Niklas Structures   Luhmann, Niklas
Maturana, H. Structures   Maturana, H.
Monod, J. Structures   Monod, J.
Thiel, Chr. Structures   Thiel, Chr.
Vollmer, Gerhard Structures   Vollmer, Gerhard
Wessel, H. Structures   Wessel, H.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-07-28