Document Type

Journal article

Source Publication

Philosophy Compass

Publication Date

2-2013

Volume

8

Issue

2

First Page

186

Last Page

197

Abstract

Over the last 30 years there have been a number of attempts to analyse the distinction between intrinsic and extrinsic properties. This article discusses three leading attempts to analyse this distinction that don't appeal to the notion of naturalness: the duplication analysis endorsed by G. E. Moore and David Lewis, Peter Vallentyne's analysis in terms of contractions of possible worlds, and the analysis of Gene Witmer, William Butchard and Kelly Trogdon in terms of grounding.

DOI

10.1111/phc3.12004

E-ISSN

17479991

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Recommended Citation

Marshall, D. (2013). Analyses of intrinsicality without naturalness. Philosophy Compass, 8(2), 186-197. doi: 10.1111/phc3.12004