The Sunday Cat is trying to think deeply about Sortal concepts**

Thanks to PJ!

 

 

For the non-cognoscenti (which may always include me):  Sortal concepts are concepts of kinds of material things.  One thesis the Sunday Cat is interested in is that sortal concepts are required for tracing the identity of objects.  The question then arises:  is the cat-croissant a counter-example or do we learn that cat-croissant is a sortal concept?  Read on…