Journal of Philosophical Logic

, Volume 29, Issue 3, pp 295–313

Propositional Logic of Essence

  • Fabrice Correia

DOI: 10.1023/A:1004796309066

Cite this article as:
Correia, F. Journal of Philosophical Logic (2000) 29: 295. doi:10.1023/A:1004796309066


This paper presents a propositional version of Kit Fine"s (quantified) logic for essentialist statements, provides it with a semantics, and proves the former adequate (i.e. sound and complete) with respect to the latter.

essence logic semantics 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • Fabrice Correia
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  1. 1.Faculté des Lettres, Départment de PhilosophieUniversité de GenèveGenève 4Switzerland