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828 1. Philosophy
523 2. Reason
561 3. Truth
762 4. Formal Logic
1154 5. Theory of Logic
1134 6. Mathematics
911 7. Existence
820 8. Modes of Existence

1464 9. Objects
A. Existence of Objects
32 1. Physical Objects
16 2. Abstract Objects a. Nature of abstracta
5 b. Need for abstracta
17 c. Modern abstracta
7 d. Problems with abstracta
13 3. Objects in Thought
38 4. Individuation a. Individuation
11 b. Individuation by properties
12 c. Individuation by location
20 d. Individuation by haecceity
40 e. Individuation by kind
7 5. Simples
30 6. Nihilism about Objects
B. Unity of Objects
22 1. Unifying an Object a. Intrinsic unification
18 b. Unifying aggregates
10 c. Unity as conceptual
38 2. Substance a. Substance
6 b. Need for substance
20 c. Types of substance
34 d. Substance defined
20 e. Substance critique
3 3. Unity Problems a. Scattered objects
8 b. Cat and its tail
38 c. Statue and clay
10 d. Coincident objects
28 e. Vague objects
C. Structure of Objects
15 1. Structure of an Object
28 2. Hylomorphism a. Hylomorphism
8 b. Form as principle
8 c. Form as causal
11 d. Form as unifier
13 3. Matter of an Object
9 4. Quantity of an Object
23 5. Composition of an Object
21 6. Constitution of an Object
22 7. Substratum
27 8. Parts of Objects a. Parts of objects
21 b. Sums of parts
40 c. Wholes from parts
D. Essence of Objects
26 1. Essences of Objects
16 2. Types of Essence
38 3. Individual Essences
20 4. Essence as Definition
26 5. Essence as Kind
25 6. Essence as Unifier
21 7. Essence and Necessity a. Essence as necessary properties
22 b. Essence not necessities
9 c. Essentials are necessary
21 8. Essence as Explanatory
31 9. Essence and Properties
18 10. Essence as Species
11 11. Essence of Artefacts
7 12. Essential Parts
29 13. Nominal Essence
19 14. Knowledge of Essences
34 15. Against Essentialism
E. Objects over Time
13 1. Objects over Time
18 2. Objects that Change
12 3. Three-Dimensionalism
22 4. Four-Dimensionalism
21 5. Temporal Parts
10 6. Successive Things
7 7. Intermittent Objects
8 8. Continuity of Rivers
18 9. Ship of Theseus
9 10. Beginning of an Object
3 11. End of an Object
21 12. Origin as Essential
8 13. No Identity over Time
F. Identity among Objects
25 1. Concept of Identity
13 2. Defining Identity
18 3. Relative Identity
11 4. Type Identity
21 5. Self-Identity
19 6. Identity between Objects
39 7. Indiscernible Objects
18 8. Leibniz's Law
8 9. Sameness

759 10. Modality
372 11. Knowledge Aims
598 12. Knowledge Sources
561 13. Knowledge Criteria
617 14. Science
454 15. Nature of Minds
383 16. Persons
466 17. Mind and Body
685 18. Thought
767 19. Language
128 20. Action
109 21. Aesthetics
641 22. Metaethics
698 23. Ethics
148 24. Applied Ethics
569 25. Society
979 26. Natural Theory
335 27. Natural Reality
377 28. God
220 29. Religion