Chapter 27. First-Order Alethic Modal Logic

  1. Dale Jacquette
  1. Melvin Fitting

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996751.ch28

A Companion to Philosophical Logic

A Companion to Philosophical Logic

How to Cite

Fitting, M. (2006) First-Order Alethic Modal Logic, in A Companion to Philosophical Logic (ed D. Jacquette), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996751.ch28

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631216711

Online ISBN: 9780470996751

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Keywords:

  • alethic modal logic;
  • intensions;
  • models;
  • quantification;
  • truth in models

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Intensions

  • Models

  • About Quantification

  • Truth in Models

  • Equality

  • Rigidity

  • De Re/De Dicto

  • Partial Designation

  • Designation and Existence

  • Definite Descriptions

  • What Next?