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Workshop: Identity, extensionality and constitution

This workshop focuses on the interplay between mereological principles and the individuation of entities. Classical mereology ascribes to extensionality principles, according to which, if objects have the same parts, they are the same object. Some go further and even ascribe to the idea that a whole is simply identical to its parts. Well-known constitution cases … Continue reading Workshop: Identity, extensionality and constitution

VAF Conference: analytic metaphysics

VAF Conference: analytic metaphysics, January 2014 The Dutch-Flemish Association for Analytic Philosophy (VAF) organizes its Sixth Conference from January 29 until January 31, 2014 at the Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Groningen, The Netherlands. Keynote speakers: • Rosanna Keefe (Sheffield) • F.A. Muller (Utrecht/Rotterdam) • Helen Steward (Leeds) Theme: The theme of the … Continue reading VAF Conference: analytic metaphysics