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Essence And Necessity, And The Aristotelian Modal Syllogistic: A Historical And Analytical Study, Daniel James Vecchio Oct 2016

Essence And Necessity, And The Aristotelian Modal Syllogistic: A Historical And Analytical Study, Daniel James Vecchio

Dissertations (2009 -)

The following is a critical and historical account of Aristotelian Essentialism informed by recent work on Aristotle’s modal syllogistic. The semantics of the modal syllogistic are interpreted in a way that is motivated by Aristotle, and also make his validity claims in the Prior Analytics consistent to a higher degree than previously developed interpretative models. In Chapter One, ancient and contemporary objections to the Aristotelian modal syllogistic are discussed. A resolution to apparent inconsistencies in Aristotle’s modal syllogistic is proposed and developed out of recent work by Patterson, Rini, and Malink. In particular, I argue that the semantics ...


Antoniyar Kōvil: Hindu-Catholic Identity At The St. Anthony Shrine In St. Mary’S Co-Cathedral, Chennai, Pj Johnston Sep 2016

Antoniyar Kōvil: Hindu-Catholic Identity At The St. Anthony Shrine In St. Mary’S Co-Cathedral, Chennai, Pj Johnston

Journal of Global Catholicism

This article combines ethnographic description of the practices of Hindu and Christian visitors of the St. Antony Shrine in Chennai with the observation that this material cannot be understood using the standard world religions paradigm that essentializes Christianity as exclusivistic. Drawing upon the visual and material culture of the shrine in light of premodern and Vatican II templates for inculturation and the negotiation of religious difference, the article highlights overlap between Tamil Hinduism and the Tamil Popular Catholicism of the site to argue that the beliefs and practices documented should inform descriptive and normative accounts of Catholic Christianity. Because Tamil ...


Haecceity 2.7.4, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 2.7.4, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

24 and ½" x 27 and ½"
Transparent positive film, paper, Plexiglas, hex bolts with washers, and cap screws mounted on Gatorfoam
German silver frame
2014


Haecceity 2.7.2, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 2.7.2, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

anything that is not ( ) now but is something that is ( ) to have its particular identity in virtue of its being conceptually and/or causally related to ( ) now

32" x 40"
positive transparent film, paper, Plexiglas, and hardware mounted to ½" Gatorfoam
Silver frame
2014


Haecceity 2.7.2, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 2.7.2, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

anything that is not ( ) now but is something that is ( ) to have its particular identity in virtue of its being conceptually and/or causally related to ( ) now

32" x 40"
positive transparent film, paper, Plexiglas, and hardware mounted to ½" Gatorfoam
Silver frame
2014


Haecceity 2.0.0, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 2.0.0, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

30" x 32 1/4" Transparent positive film, paper, Plexiglas, hex bolts, washers, mounted on Gatorfoam with film cartridges Anodic black frame.


Haecceity 2.19.0, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 2.19.0, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer


25 and 1/8" x 28 and 1/2".
Transparent positive film, paper, Plexiglas, hex bolts, and washers mounted on Gatorfoam.
German silver frame.
2014


Haecceity 2.10.1, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 2.10.1, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

41 and 13/16" x 50 and 11/16". Contact prints and paper mounted to Gatorfoam. German silver metal frame.


Haecceity 2.12.1, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 2.12.1, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

48" x 62 ¾" positive transparent film, contact prints, paper, Plexiglas, and hardware mounted to ½” Gatorfoam. Silver frame.


Haecceity 2.14.0, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 2.14.0, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

33 ½" x 40 ¾" Contact prints and paper mounted to Gatorfoam. Silver frame.


Haecceity 2.10.0, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 2.10.0, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

48 x 72. Contact prints and paper mounted to Gatorfoam with film cartridges, Plexiglas, hexagonal bolts, washers. Black metal frame.


Haecceity 1.2.0, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 1.2.0, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

24" x 26 and 1/4". Transparent print, hex bolts, washers, screws, contact prints, and paper mounted to Gatorfoam. German silver frame.


Haecceity 12.0.0, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 12.0.0, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

20 and 1/4" x 22 and 7/16". Transparent print, screws, contact print, and paper mounted to Gatorfoam. Maple wood frame.


Haecceity 2.2.1, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 2.2.1, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

30 13/16" x 33 1/4" Transparent positive film, paper, Plexiglas, hex bolts, washers, mounted on Gatorfoam with film cartridges Anodic black frame


Haecceity 11.1.1, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 11.1.1, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

41 and ½" x 50 and ½ Contact prints and paper mounted to Gatorfoam German silver frame


Haecceity 1.0.0, Jeffrey Strayer Feb 2016

Haecceity 1.0.0, Jeffrey Strayer

Jeffrey Strayer

9 and 9/16" x 12 and 3/16" x 4 and 1/8" Loupes and contact print mounted on Gatorfoam Maple wood box frame