Ideas from 'The Structure of Appearance' by Nelson Goodman [1951], by Theme Structure
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4. Formal Logic / F. Set Theory ST / 5. Conceptions of Set / a. Sets as existing
15510

Classes are a host of ethereal, platonic, pseudo entities

4. Formal Logic / F. Set Theory ST / 8. Critique of Set Theory
9920

Two objects can apparently make up quite distinct arrangements in sets

4. Formal Logic / G. Formal Mereology / 1. Mereology
10657

The counties of Utah, and the state, and its acres, are in no way different

8. Modes of Existence / E. Nominalism / 2. Resemblance Nominalism
7956

If all and only red things were round things, we would need to specify the 'respect' of the resemblance

7957

Without respects of resemblance, we would collect blue book, blue pen, red pen, red clock together

8. Modes of Existence / E. Nominalism / 3. Predicate Nominalism
7952

If we apply the same word to different things, it is only because we are willing to do so
