, Volume 67, Issue 1, pp 119–135

More on Putnam’s models: a reply to Belloti

Original Article

DOI: 10.1007/s10670-006-9025-y

Cite this article as:
Bays, T. Erkenntnis (2007) 67: 119. doi:10.1007/s10670-006-9025-y


In an earlier paper, I claimed that one version of Putnam's model-theoretic argument against realism turned on a subtle, but philosophically significant, mathematical mistake. Recently, Luca Bellotti has criticized my argument for this claim. This paper responds to Bellotti's criticisms.


Putnam Model-theoretic argument Löwenheim-Skolem theorem 

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© Springer Science+Business Media, B.V. 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of Notre DameNotre DameUSA

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