Getting Realistic about Nominalism

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In this paper I examine critically the relationship between the realist and nominalist views of abstract objects. I begin by pointing out some differences between the usage of existential statements in metaphysics and the usage of such statements in disciplines outside of philosophy. Then I propose an account of existence that captures the characteristic… (More)

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@inproceedings{Sharlow2003GettingRA, title={Getting Realistic about Nominalism}, author={Mark F. Sharlow}, year={2003} }