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Trenton Merricks

Trenton Merricks (/ˈmɛrɪks/) is Commonwealth Professor of Philosophy[1] at the University of Virginia. His main fields are metaphysics, epistemology, and philosophy of religion.[2]

According to Google Scholar, his published articles include "Endurance and Indiscernibility" (Journal of Philosophy), "On the Incompatibility of Enduring and Perduring Objects" (Mind), "Persistence, Parts, and Presentism" (Nous), "There are No Criteria of Identity Over Time" (Nous), "Warrant Entails Truth" (Philosophy and Phenomenological Research), "Varieties of Vagueness" (Philosophy and Phenomenological Research), and "Composition and Vagueness" (Mind).

Merricks attended Ohio State University for undergraduate, and the University of Notre Dame for his doctorate degree in Philosophy.


See also


  1. ^ Bennett, Karen; Zimmerman, Dean W. (2011-04-08). Oxford Studies in Metaphysics. Oxford University Press. pp. 57–. ISBN 978-0-19-960303-9. Retrieved 26 April 2011.
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