Logical Subjects and Existence
Strawson (Peter)
Source: Strawson - Individuals, Chapter 8
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Sections

  1. The grammatical index of appearance in a proposition as an individual or logical subject. Existential propositions. – 22.6
  2. Nominalism. Why reductionist pressure on non-particular individuals varies in strength for different types of non-particular. – 230
  3. The nature and form of the nominalist drive. Quantification and existence. – 234
  4. Existence and quantification. – 239
  5. Statements of identity. Plural subject-expressions. Reference, predication and propositions. – 242

Comment:

Part II: Logical Subjects; Chapter 5. Subject and Predicate (2): Logical Subjects and Particular Objects

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