Sortal Concepts: and the Characteristic Activity or Function or Purpose of their Compliants (S&S)
Wiggins (David)
Source: Wiggins - Sameness and Substance, 1980, Chapter 3
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Chapter Breakdown1

  1. The sortal predicates of natural kinds - 77
  2. The other sortal predicates - 86
  3. Problems of artifact identity - 90
  4. Two approaches to the problem of artifact identity - 94
  5. Summary of conclusions to date: and a methodological remark - 99
  6. Transition to Chapters Four and Five - 100



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