Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Cresswell, M.J.
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Intensions II 70
Definition Intension: the predicate P: that what defines the extension in every world.
II 70
Intension/Extension/Cresswell: this distinction is in contrast to the distinction sense/reference. - intension/extension: is distinguished within the realm of the reference - reference: any linguistic expression is simply an intension - intension: is simply something that is the element of a D's ((s) of any meaning category.) - Intension: that what is known if one knows the meaning of a simple predicate. -> see below II, 77).
II 149
Morning Star/Evening Star/M.St./E.St./Kripke/Cresswell: since Kripke the evening star - morning star problem is mostly formulated with Phosphorus and Hesperus - (names are more problematic than descriptions.).

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M. J. Cresswell
Semantical Essays (Possible worlds and their rivals) Dordrecht Boston 1988

M. J. Cresswell
Structured Meanings Cambridge Mass. 1984

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-26