A Survey of Metaphysics has 93 ratings and 8 reviews. Christine said: I think I got more out of reading the relevant articles the Stanford Encyclopedia. A systematic overview of modern metaphysics, A Survey of Metaphysics It adopts the fairly traditional conception of metaphysics as a subject E. J. Lowe. Download Citation on ResearchGate | A Survey of Metaphysics | A Survey of Metaphysics provides a systematic overview of modern metaphysics, E. J. Lowe.
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The author’s approach is not narrowly partisan, but avoids bland neutrality in matters of controversy.
A Survey of Metaphysics
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This book is good on identity and change, universals and particulars, necessity and possibility, space and time, and ok on causation. Science Logic and Mathematics. Want to Read saving….
A Survey of Metaphysics by E.J. Lowe
Manatee rated loee really liked it Aug 10, It focuses on contemporary views and issues throughout, rather than on the history of metaphysics. Metaphysics, General Works in Metaphysics.
There are no discussion topics on this ssurvey yet. Moffi rated it liked it Feb 20, Readings in Metaethics Steven M. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Tahko – surveh In Contemporary Aristotelian Metaphysics. Skip to main content. Buy the selected items together This item: To ask other readers questions about A Survey of Metaphysicsplease sign up. The book is divided into six main sections that address the following themes: Conceivability and De Re Modal Knowledge.
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Niklas rated it liked it Feb 21, I suppose this is a good introductory book; I’ve been told it uses little jargon compared to other metaphysics texts. In an introductory chapter, the conception of metaphysics underlying the book is explained and defended against the many and varied opponents of metaphysics metpahysics students are likely to encounter.
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