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15 April 2009

224 Pages

ISBN: 9780199562404

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How Things Might Have Been

Individuals, Kinds, and Essential Properties

Penelope Mackie

  • A striking challenge to widely held theories about the essential properties of individuals
  • A topic under much discussion in current metaphysics
  • Mackie's writing is clear and accessible