<!DOCTYPE html><HTML lang="en"> <head><meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Funkhouser (Eric) - Metaphysics, Spring 2014 (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_20/PaperSummary_20386.htm">Metaphysics, Spring 2014</A></th></tr> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../Authors/F/Author_Funkhouser (Eric).htm">Funkhouser (Eric)</a></th></tr> <tr><th>Source: Funkhouser (Eric) - Metaphysics, Spring 2014</th></tr> <tr><th>Paper - Abstract</th></tr> </TABLE> </CENTER> <P><CENTER><TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=400><tr><td><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_20/PaperSummary_20386.htm">Paper Summary</A></td><td><A HREF="#ColourConventions">Text Colour-Conventions</a></td></tr></TABLE></CENTER></P> <hr><P><FONT COLOR = "0000FF">For want of anywhere else better, I ve placed here the full contents of Kim, Jaegwon, Daniel Korman, and Ernest Sosa, eds. 2012. <em>Metaphysics: An Anthology, Second Edition</em>. (Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell). It s not worth me buying this book, as I seem to have (almost) all the papers already, either in other anthologies, as photocopies, or electronically. <BR><BR><u>Contents</u><FONT COLOR = "800080"><ul type="disc"><li>Preface (Jaegwon Kim, Ernest Sosa, Daniel Z. Korman) </li><li><u><b>Part I: Ontology</b></u><ol type="1"><li><a name="3"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1091.htm">Quine (W.V.) - On What There Is</A>" </li><li><a name="4"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1736.htm">Carnap (Rudolf) - Empiricism, Semantics, and Ontology</A>" </li><li><a name="5"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_109.htm">Lewis (David) & Lewis (Stephanie) - Holes</A>" </li><li><a name="6"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20421.htm">Chisholm (Roderick) - Beyond Being and Nonbeing</A>" </li><li><a name="7"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20412.htm">Yablo (Stephen) - Does Ontology Rest on a Mistake?</A>" </li><li><a name="8"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20425.htm">Thomasson (Amie L.) - Fictional Entities</A>" </li><li><a name="9"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_16/Abstract_16647.htm">Schaffer (Jonathan) - On What Grounds What</A>" </li></ol></li><li><u><b>Part II: Identity</b></u><ol type="1"><li><a name="10"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1986.htm">Black (Max) - The Identity of Indiscernibles</A>"</li><li><a name="11"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_65.htm">Adams (Robert Merrihew) - Primitive Thisness and Primitive Identity</A>"</li><li><a name="12"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1989.htm">Kripke (Saul) - Identity and Necessity</A>"</li><li><a name="13"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_444.htm">Gibbard (Allan) - Contingent Identity</A>" </li><li><a name="14"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_443.htm">Evans (Gareth) - Can There Be Vague Objects?</A>"</li><li><a name="15"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_03/Abstract_3457.htm">Stalnaker (Robert) - Vague Identity</A>" </li></ol></li><li><u><b>Part III: <a name="1"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_1/Notes_121.htm">Modality</A><SUP>1</SUP></b></u><ol type="1"><li><a name="16"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20410.htm">Plantinga (Alvin) - Modalities: Basic Concepts and Distinctions</A>" </li><li><a name="17"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20424.htm">Adams (Robert Merrihew) - Actualism and Thisness</A>" </li><li><a name="18"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_08/Abstract_8010.htm">Lewis (David) - A Philosopher's Paradise</A>" </li><li><a name="19"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_508.htm">Stalnaker (Robert) - Possible Worlds</A>"</li><li><a name="20"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_07/Abstract_7361.htm">Rosen (Gideon) - Modal Fictionalism</A>" </li><li><a name="21"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20411.htm">Fine (Kit) - Essence and Modality</A>" </li></ol></li><li><u><b>Part IV: Properties</b></u><ol type="1"><li><a name="22"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_02/Abstract_2117.htm">Quine (W.V.) - Natural Kinds</A>"</li><li><a name="23"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_514.htm">Shoemaker (Sydney) - Causality and Properties</A>"</li><li><a name="24"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1096.htm">Campbell (Keith) - The Metaphysic of Abstract Particulars</A>"</li><li><a name="25"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1100.htm">Lewis (David) - New Work for a Theory of Universals</A>"</li><li><a name="26"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1985.htm">Armstrong (David) - Universals as Attributes</A>" </li></ol></li><li><u><b>Part V: <a name="2"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_0/Notes_39.htm">Causation</A><SUP>2</SUP></b></u><ol type="1"><li><a name="27"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_02/Abstract_2783.htm">Russell (Bertrand) - On the Notion of Cause</A>"</li><li><a name="28"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_512.htm">Mackie (J.L.) - Causes and Conditions</A>"</li><li><a name="29"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_151.htm">Davidson (Donald) - Causal Relations</A>"</li><li><a name="30"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1669.htm">Anscombe (G.E.M.) - Causality and Determination</A>"</li><li><a name="31"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_129.htm">Lewis (David) - Causation</A>"</li><li>"Causal Connections" (<a name="58"></a><A HREF = "../../Authors/S/Author_Salmon (Wesley).htm">Wesley Salmon</A>).</li><li><a name="32"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1674.htm">Tooley (Michael) - Causation: Reductionism Versus Realism</A>"</li><li><a name="33"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20423.htm">Hall (Ned) - Two Concepts of Causation</A>" </li></ol></li><li><u><b>Part VI: Persistence</b></u><ol type="1"><li><a name="34"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1778.htm">Chisholm (Roderick) - Identity Through Time</A>" and / or<BR><a name="35"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_03/Abstract_3397.htm">Chisholm (Roderick) - Identity Through Time</A>"</li><li><a name="36"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1779.htm">Quine (W.V.) - Identity, Ostension, and Hypostasis</A>"</li><li><a name="37"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_02/Abstract_2005.htm">Thomson (Judith Jarvis) - Parthood and Identity Across Time</A>"</li><li><a name="38"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1993.htm">Heller (Mark) - Temporal Parts of Four-Dimensional Objects</A>", or, maybe & <BR><a name="39"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_03/Abstract_3556.htm">Heller (Mark) - Temporal Parts of Four-Dimensional Objects</A>"</li><li><a name="40"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1781.htm">Lewis (David) - The Problem of Temporary Intrinsics</A>"</li><li><a name="41"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_06/Abstract_6036.htm">Haslanger (Sally) - Endurance and Temporary Intrinsics</A>"</li><li><a name="42"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_05/Abstract_5125.htm">Sider (Ted) - All the World's a Stage</A>" </li></ol></li><li><u><b>Part VII: Persons</b></u><ol type="1"><li><a name="43"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_02/Abstract_2409.htm">Shoemaker (Sydney) - Persons and Their Pasts</A>"</li><li><a name="44"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_423.htm">Williams (Bernard) - The Self and the Future</A>" </li><li><a name="45"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_325.htm">Parfit (Derek) - Personal Identity</A>" </li><li><a name="46"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_113.htm">Lewis (David) - Survival and Identity</A>"</li><li><a name="47"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_06/Abstract_6197.htm">Kim (Jaegwon) - Lonely Souls: Causality and Substance Dualism</A>"</li><li><a name="48"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_05/Abstract_5194.htm">Baker (Lynne Rudder) - The Ontological Status of Persons</A>" </li><li><a name="49"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_560.htm">Olson (Eric) - An Argument for Animalism</A>" </li></ol></li><li><u><b>Part VIII: Objects</b></u><ol type="1"><li><a name="50"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_05/Abstract_5620.htm">Van Inwagen (Peter) - When are Objects Parts?</A>"</li><li><a name="51"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1239.htm">Lewis (David) - Many, But Almost One</A>"</li><li><a name="52"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_05/Abstract_5159.htm">Sosa (Ernest) - Existential Relativity</A>"</li><li>"The Argument from Vagueness" (<a name="59"></a><A HREF = "../../Authors/S/Author_Sider (Ted).htm">Ted Sider</A>). <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_P20386_3">Note</A></U><SUB>3</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_P20386_3"></A>. </li><li><a name="53"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_03/Abstract_3914.htm">Merricks (Trenton) - Epiphenomenalism and Eliminativism</A>"</li><li>"Against Revisionary Ontology" (<a name="60"></a><A HREF = "../../Authors/H/Author_Hirsch (Eli).htm">Eli Hirsch</A>). <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_P20386_4">Note</A></U><SUB>4</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_P20386_4"></A>. </li><li><a name="54"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20422.htm">Korman (Daniel Z.) - Strange Kinds, Familiar Kinds, and the Charge of Arbitrariness</A>" </li></ol></li></ul></FONT><hr><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><B>Comment: </B><BR><BR>This, and the other papers in this series, filed in <a name="61"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_05/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_5985.htm">Various - Papers on Logic & Metaphysics Boxes: Vol 2 (F-N)</A>".<BR><BR><HR><BR><U><B>In-Page Footnotes</U></B><a name="On-Page_Link_P20386_3"></A><BR><BR><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_P20386_3"><B>Footnote 3</B></A></U>: <ul type="disc"><li>For want of this paper, it may be worth substituting <a name="55"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_06/Abstract_6290.htm">Varzi (Achille) - Change, Temporal Parts, and the Argument from Vagueness</A>". </li><li>I suspect the paper is an extract from <a name="62"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_01/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_1339.htm">Sider (Ted) - Four-dimensionalism: An Ontology of Persistence and Time</A>", and Varzi s paper will direct me to the right spot. </li></ul> <a name="On-Page_Link_P20386_4"></A><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_P20386_4"><B>Footnote 4</B></A></U>: <ul type="disc"><li>In the absence of this paper, how about a critique? </li><li>Ie. <a name="56"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20431.htm">Howard-Snyder (Daniel) - The Argument from Charity Against Revisionary Ontology</A>". </li><li>Alternatively, more positively <a name="57"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_16/Abstract_16643.htm">Hirsch (Eli) - Ontology and Alternative Languages</A>"</li><li>Or, <a name="63"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_01/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_1374.htm">Hirsch (Eli) - Dividing Reality</A>". </li></ul><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="2018-08-03T00:09" pubdate>03/08/2018 00:09:46</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>