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Ideas of Verity Harte, by Text

[British, fl. 2002, Lecturer at King's College, London.]

2002 Plato on Parts and Wholes
1.1 p.10 What exactly is a 'sum', and what exactly is 'composition'?
1.1 p.11 If something is 'more than' the sum of its parts, is the extra thing another part, or not?
1.1 p.11 The problem with the term 'sum' is that it is singular
1.2 p.14 Mereology began as a nominalist revolt against the commitments of set theory
1.6 p.35 An ad hominem refutation is reasonable, if it uses the opponent's assumptions
3.1 p.121 Mereology treats constitution as a criterion of identity, as shown in the axiom of extensionality
4.4 p.252 Traditionally, the four elements are just what persists through change