EJ LOWE A SURVEY OF METAPHYSICS PDF
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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A systematic overview of modern metaphysics, A Survey of Metaphysics covers all of the most important topics in the field. Jonathan LoweE. Feb 22, Christine rated it did not like it Shelves: A systematic overview of modern metaphysics, A Survey of Metaphysics covers all of the most important topics in the field.
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A Survey of Metaphysics – Paperback – E. J. Lowe – Oxford University Press
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Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. If you read just one book in metaphysics this one may be your best bet. On the other hand, the introduction and the way it builds understanding are to be praised. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It covers the nature of metaphysics, particulars, universals, modality, causation, and tense, among other topics.
Layth Al-Najjar rated it liked it Jul 04, Groundwork for the Metaphysics of Morals Immanuel Kant. Paperbackpages. I have read a couple of introductory textbooks on metaphysics, and this one stands up as good.
Leslie Stevenson, David L. The book is divided into six main parts, each relatively self-contained, focusing in turn on the following major themes: Qualitative change and the doctrine of temporal parts 4. Absolutism versus relationalism Add both to Cart Add both to List. Sep 30, Serena Salvati rated sufvey it was ok.
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A Survey of Metaphysics
Refresh and try again. The book is thus devoted to general metaphysics, though Lowe briefly considers the bearing of some of the theories on topics in special metaphysics, in particular free will and the mind-body problem. He explains theories and introduces technical terminology clearly, and evaluates arguments for and against the theories carefully.
As it seems with any metaphysics book there is a choice o I have read a couple of introductory textbooks on metaphysics, and this one stands up as good. Emily rated it surgey was amazing Feb 18, An Introduction to Epistemology.
Sep 10, Daniel rated it it was amazing. Lowe is one of the finest and most original of contemporary metaphysicians, and his introduction is recommended highly. Lowe is Professor of Philosophy at University of Durham.
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