Natural Kinds
Wilkerson (T.E.)
Source: Wilkerson - Natural Kinds, 1995, Chapter 2
Paper - Abstract

Paper Summary


Sections

  1. What is a natural kind? – 29
  2. Three comments – 33
  3. Nature, convention, artifice and culture – 35
  4. Natural and nominal kinds – 42
  5. Natural and dependent kinds – 45
  6. Real but superficial kinds – 53
  7. Hybrid kinds, and a summary – 57

Comment:

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