Is nominalism wrong?


#1

It seems that nominalism has got much negative comments in Catholic philosophy. So, is nominalism wrong? If so, what is wrong with it?


#2

Please enlighten me, what is nominalism?


#3

Underspecified question. What do you mean by nominalism? As far as I’m concerned, the realism/nominalism dispute makes little sense. Everyone believes that real things exist; the only question is which objects count as real. Nominalism about organisms is an interesting and controversial view, which I think is false.


#4

Nominalism was always a kind of caricature.

Christi pax.


#5

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