<!DOCTYPE html><HTML lang="en"> <head><meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Marshall (Dan) & Weatherson (Brian) - Intrinsic vs. Extrinsic Properties (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_23/PaperSummary_23318.htm">Intrinsic vs. Extrinsic Properties</A></th></tr> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../Authors/M/Author_Marshall (Dan).htm">Marshall (Dan)</a> & <A HREF = "../../Authors/W/Author_Weatherson (Brian).htm">Weatherson (Brian)</a></th></tr> <tr><th>Source: Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, 2002-18</th></tr> <tr><th>Paper - Abstract</th></tr> </TABLE> </CENTER> <P><CENTER><TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=400><tr><td><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_23/PaperSummary_23318.htm">Paper Summary</A></td><td><A HREF="#ColourConventions">Text Colour-Conventions</a></td></tr></TABLE></CENTER></P> <hr><P><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><u>Author s Abstract</u><FONT COLOR = "800080"><ol type="1"><li>We have some of our properties purely in virtue of the way we are. (Our mass is an example.) We have other properties in virtue of the way we interact with the world. (Our weight is an example.) The former are the intrinsic properties, the latter are the extrinsic properties. </li><li>This seems to be an intuitive enough distinction to grasp, and hence the intuitive distinction has made its way into many discussions in philosophy, including discussions in ethics, philosophy of mind, metaphysics, epistemology and philosophy of physics. </li><li>Unfortunately, when we look more closely at the intuitive distinction, we find reason to suspect that it conflates a few related distinctions, and that each of these distinctions is somewhat resistant to analysis. </li></ol></FONT><BR><u>Contents</u><FONT COLOR = "800080"><ol type="1"><li>Introduction <BR>&rarr; 1.1 Philosophical Importance <BR>&rarr; 1.2 Global and Local <BR>&rarr; 1.3 Relations </li><li>Notions of Intrinsicality <BR>&rarr; 2.1 Relational vs. Non-Relational Properties <BR>&rarr; 2.2 Local vs. Non-Local Properties <BR>&rarr; 2.3 Interior vs. Exterior Properties <BR>&rarr; 2.4 Duplication Preserving vs. Duplication Non-Preserving Properties <BR>&rarr; 2.5 Which is the real distinction? </li><li>Attempts at Analysis <BR>&rarr; 3.1 Broadly Logical Theories <BR>&rarr; 3.2 Perfect Naturalness Theories <BR>&rarr; 3.3 Non-Disjunctivity Theories <BR>&rarr; 3.4 Contractionist Theories <BR>&rarr; 3.5 Grounding Theories </li></ol></FONT><hr><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><B>Comment: </B><BR><BR>First published Sat Jan 5, 2002; substantive revision Thu Jan 11, 2018<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="2018-08-02T10:05" pubdate>02/08/2018 10:05:54</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>