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Otherwise we would be in a pretty pickle. 30 William P. Alston There is other baggage we need to discard. It should not be necessary to say this, but here goes anyway. R does not imply that every one of our concepts (terms) denotes something that exists. Everyone realizes in practice that this is a truism, but strange things happens when philosophers discuss realism. In addition to standard textbook examples like ‘unicorn’, there are more interesting, and correspondingly controversial, philosophical examples.

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