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Epicurus

Phillip Mitsis

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    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationA Companion to Metaphysics
    Subtitle of host publicationSecond Edition
    PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
    Pages228-230
    Number of pages3
    ISBN (Print)9781405152983
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Apr 9 2009

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    Keywords

    • Element theory- elements are fire, air, earth, and water, each with its own natural place and Characteristic set of qualities was widely accepted by later philosophers
    • Essence and essentialism- The essential properties of a thing, collectively known as essence, Essentialism is fundamentally an idea about property possession
    • Evans, Gareth- produced seminal work on proper names, pronouns, indexicals, demonstratives, and vagueness
    • event theory - something that happens, an occurrence, something that occurs in a certain place during a particular interval of time
    • existence- existence has been felt to be too basic a notion to permit of analysis

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    • Arts and Humanities(all)

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    Mitsis, P. (2009). E: Epicurus. In A Companion to Metaphysics: Second Edition (pp. 228-230). John Wiley and Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444308525.ch6

    E : Epicurus. / Mitsis, Phillip.

    A Companion to Metaphysics: Second Edition. John Wiley and Sons, 2009. p. 228-230.

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    Mitsis, P 2009, E: Epicurus. in A Companion to Metaphysics: Second Edition. John Wiley and Sons, pp. 228-230. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444308525.ch6
    Mitsis P. E: Epicurus. In A Companion to Metaphysics: Second Edition. John Wiley and Sons. 2009. p. 228-230 https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444308525.ch6
    Mitsis, Phillip. / E : Epicurus. A Companion to Metaphysics: Second Edition. John Wiley and Sons, 2009. pp. 228-230
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