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Apriority and Necessity in Kripke’s Work Naming and Necessity

(Original title: Chápanie apriórneho a nevyhnutného v Kripkeho práci Pomenovanie a nevyhnutnosť)
Filozofia, 51 (1996), 5, 319-330.
Type of work: From Young Writers’ Competition
Publication language: Slovak

The paper delas with the critique of Kant’s conception of the relation between apriority and necessity given by S. Kripke in his work Naming and Necessity. A short retrospective outline of the Kantian, resp. traditional interpretation of the above metioned realtion is offered, followed by the explication of Kripke’s argumentation against this conception. In the last part Tichý’s criticism of Kripke’s argumentation is presented.

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