Unrestricted quantification and natural theology: Is "the world" on the Index?

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Resumé

Udgivelsesdato: Autumn
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftEuropean Journal for Philosophy of Religion
Vol/bind2
Udgave nummer2
Sider (fra-til)89-110
Antal sider22
StatusUdgivet - 2010

Fingeraftryk

Ludwig Wittgenstein
Quantification
Natural Theology
Totality
Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus
Bertrand Russell
Ambition
Rise
J.M.W. Turner
Philosophical Logic
David Armstrong

Emneord

  • Logik, ikkebegrænset kvantificering, naturlig teologi

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