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Single Idea 15376

[catalogued under 4. Formal Logic / E. Nonclassical Logics / 8. Intensional Logic]

Full Idea

To first order modal logic (with quantification over objects) we can add a second kind of quantification, over intensions. An intensional object, or individual concept, will be modelled by a function from states to objects.

Gist of Idea

Intensional logic adds a second type of quantification, over intensional objects, or individual concepts


Melvin Fitting (Intensional Logic [2007], 3.3)

Book Reference

'Stanford Online Encyclopaedia of Philosophy', ed/tr. Stanford University [], p.14