<!DOCTYPE html><HTML lang="en"> <head><meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Lewis (David) - A Philosopher's Paradise (Theo Todman's Book Collection - Paper Abstracts) </title> <link href="../../TheosStyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"><link rel="shortcut icon" href="../../TT_ICO.png" /></head> <BODY> <CENTER> <div id="header"><HR><h1>Theo Todman's Web Page - Paper Abstracts</h1><HR></div><A name="Top"></A> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_08/PaperSummary_8010.htm">A Philosopher's Paradise</A></th></tr> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../Authors/L/Author_Lewis (David).htm">Lewis (David)</a></th></tr> <tr><th>Source: Lewis - On the Plurality of Worlds, 1986, Chapter 1</th></tr> <tr><th>Paper - Abstract</th></tr> </TABLE> </CENTER> <P><CENTER><TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=400><tr><td><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_08/PaperSummary_8010.htm">Paper Summary</A></td><td><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_08/PaperCitings_8010.htm">Books / Papers Citing this Paper</A></td></tr></TABLE></CENTER></P> <hr><P><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><u>Contents</u><FONT COLOR = "800080"><ol type="1"><li>The Thesis of Plurality of Worlds  1</li><li><a name="1"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_1/Notes_121.htm">Modal</A><SUP>1</SUP> Realism at Work: <a name="2"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_1/Notes_121.htm">Modality</A><SUP>2</SUP>  5</li><li><a name="3"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_1/Notes_121.htm">Modal</A><SUP>3</SUP> Realism at Work: Closeness  20</li><li><a name="4"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_1/Notes_121.htm">Modal</A><SUP>4</SUP> Realism at Work: Content  27</li><li><a name="5"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_1/Notes_121.htm">Modal</A><SUP>5</SUP> Realism at Work: Properties  50</li><li>Isolation  69</li><li>Concreteness  81</li><li>Plenitude  86</li><li>Actuality  92</li></ol></FONT><hr><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><B>Comment: </B><BR><BR>See <a name="6"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20395.htm">Funkhouser (Eric) - Notes on Lewis,  A Philosopher's Paradise </A>" for Notes.<BR><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><HR></P><a name="ColourConventions"></a><p><b>Text Colour Conventions (see <A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1025.htm">disclaimer</a>)</b></p><OL TYPE="1"><LI><FONT COLOR = "0000FF">Blue</FONT>: Text by me; &copy; Theo Todman, 2018</li><LI><FONT COLOR = "800080">Mauve</FONT>: Text by correspondent(s) or other author(s); &copy; the author(s)</li></OL> <BR><HR><BR><CENTER> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <TR><TD WIDTH="30%">&copy; Theo Todman, June 2007 - August 2018.</TD> <TD WIDTH="40%">Please address any comments on this page to <A HREF="mailto:theo@theotodman.com">theo@theotodman.com</A>.</TD> <TD WIDTH="30%">File output: <time datetime="2018-08-03T00:10" pubdate>03/08/2018 00:10:57</time> <br><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1010.htm">Website Maintenance Dashboard</A></TD></TR> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="#Top">Return to Top of this Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="40%"><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_11/Notes_1140.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Philosophy Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="../../index.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Home Page</A></TD> </TR></TABLE></CENTER><HR> </BODY> </HTML>