Nostalgia for the ordinary: Comments on papers by Unger and Wheeler

@article{Sanford2004NostalgiaFT,
  title={Nostalgia for the ordinary: Comments on papers by Unger and Wheeler},
  author={David H. Sanford},
  journal={Synthese},
  year={2004},
  volume={41},
  pages={175-184}
}
The furniture of the earth includes no furniture, according to Peter Unger and Samuel C. Wheeler, III. There are no tables, chairs, or footstools. There is no planet Earth, for that matter. Neither are there sticks or stones, logs or boulders. Unger restricts his denials of existence in the paper under discussion to ordinary inanimate objects, but both he… CONTINUE READING