Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Type/Token Identity, philosophy: type identity and token identity are modes of the identity theory which assumes that mental states or processes are identical to physical states or processes. According to the type-identity, however, the correspondence is not at the level of the individual events, but at the level of more generally described types of occurrences. See also identity theory, physicalism, token-physicalism, type-physicalism.

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
Burge, Tyler Type /Token Identity   Burge, Tyler
Field, Hartry Type /Token Identity   Field, Hartry
Pauen, Michael Type /Token Identity   Pauen, Michael

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