Dean Zimmerman's Oxford Studies in Metaphysics Volume 1 PDF

By Dean Zimmerman

ISBN-10: 0199267723

ISBN-13: 9780199267729

ISBN-10: 0199267731

ISBN-13: 9780199267736

Oxford reviews in Metaphysics is an incredible new sequence devoted to the well timed ebook of recent paintings during this hugely fertile box of philosophy. the topic is greatly construed, taken to incorporate not just perennially important subject matters (modality, ontology, and mereology; metaphysical theories of causation, legislation of nature, patience via time, and time itself; and realism and anti-realism within the many senses of those terms); but in addition the wealthy clusters of
metaphysical questions that open up inside different subfields, similar to philosophy of brain and philosophy of technology (questions approximately supervenience and materialism, the character of qualia, psychological causation, metaphysical implications of relativity and quantum physics, mereological theories of organic species, and so
on). along with self reliant essays, volumes will frequently comprise a severe essay on a up to date ebook, or a symposium that permits contributors to answer one another's criticisms and questions. each one destiny quantity shall additionally contain an essay via the winner of the Oxford reviews in Metaphysics more youthful student award, a prize inaugurated with this primary issue.

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