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Barcan formula

Simon Blackburn

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

Third edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780198735304
Published online March 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780191799556
 Barcan formula

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A fundamental thesis in quantified *modal logic, first isolated by the 20th-century American philosopher Ruth Barcan *Marcus.

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Subjects: Philosophy

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