Philosophical Papers 27 (3):151-159 (1998)

Philip Hugly
University of California, Berkeley (PhD)
Charles Sayward
University of Nebraska, Lincoln
It may be that all that matters for the modalities, possibility and necessity, is the object named by the proper name, not which proper name names it. An influential defender of this view is Saul Kripke. Kripke’s defense is criticized in the paper.
Keywords Kripke  necessity  identity
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DOI 10.1080/05568649809506584
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