Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Cresswell, M.J.
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Predicates II 64
Def imple Predicate / Cresswell: is a predicate, where the condition for the manner in which it has to be represented, is not part of its meaning. - Simple predicates we need for our structured meanings - i.e. those where you can say the meaning is the set of things that satisfy P.
II 70
Meaning / Intension / Cresswell: in the case of a simple predicate, the meaning is nothing but the intension.
II 70
Def Intension: of the predicate P: what determines the extension in each world.

Cr I
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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