By C.H. Conn
This publication is a research of John Locke's metaphysics of organisms and people, with specific emphasis on his concept of identification via time and his conventionalism with recognize to types and essences. After offering 3 arguments for pondering that the organisms and people in Locke's ontology have either spatial and temporal volume, the writer argues that on a 4-dimensional ontology there's no contradiction among Locke's concept of identification and his rejection of essentialism.
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Locke on Essence and Identity (Philosophical Studies Series) by C.H. Conn