Document Type

Dissertation

Date of Degree

Spring 2011

Degree Name

PhD (Doctor of Philosophy)

Degree In

Philosophy

First Advisor

Richard Fumerton

Second Advisor

Evan Fales

First Committee Member

Richard Fumerton

Second Committee Member

Evan Fales

Third Committee Member

James Duerlinger

Fourth Committee Member

Laird Addis

Fifth Committee Member

Craig Gibson

Abstract

In this essay, I argue for an account of property possession as strict, numerical identity. According to this account, for an entity to possess a property is for that entity to be numerically identical to that property.

Pages

v, 240 pages

Bibliography

Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-240).

Copyright

Copyright 2011 Patrick Monaghan

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Philosophy Commons

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