|de re, philosophy: statements that refer to non-linguistic objects are de re. Here, most authors assume that the ascribed properties are contingent. An exception is essentialism which ascribes certain necessary properties to objects. See also de dicto, necessity de re, contingency, modality, essentialism.|
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Belief de re/Russell: we can only have an opinion if we know about which object it is - (acquaintance) - DavidsonVsRussell: problem with propositional attitudes - e.g. cornbread - I 19 Quine early: belief de re: island of clarity.
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Wahrheit und Interpretation Frankfurt 1990