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Veranasi————— One of my favorite fights in philosophy was between W. V. Quine and Ruth Barcan Marcus. Quine, a sort of poststructuralist logician decided one day to attack Quantified Modal Logic (Barcan’s project) and put an end to that school. He called the scheme essentialist (a popular way to destroy ideas in philosophy) because of […]

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