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Single Idea 10151

[catalogued under 8. Modes of Existence / E. Nominalism / 1. Nominalism / a. Nominalism]

Full Idea

I am a nominalist. This is a very deep conviction of mine. ...I am a tortured nominalist.

Gist of Idea

I am a deeply convinced nominalist


Alfred Tarski (talk [1965]), quoted by Feferman / Feferman - Alfred Tarski: life and logic Int I

Book Reference

Feferman,S/Feferman,A.B.: 'Alfred Tarski: life and logic' [CUP 2008], p.52

A Reaction

I too am of the nominalist persuasion, but I don't feel justified in such a strong commitment.