Metaphysics : An Introduction Paperback
Metaphysics: An Introduction combines comprehensive coverage of the core elements of metaphysics with contemporary and lively debates within the subject.
It provides a rigorous and yet accessible overview of a rich array of topics, connecting the abstract nature of metaphysics with the real world.
Topics covered include:ï¿½ Basic logic for metaphysicsAn introduction to ontologyAbstract objectsMaterial objectsCritiques of metaphysicsFree willTimeModalityPersistenceCausationSocial ontology: the metaphysics of raceï¿½ This outstanding book not only equips the reader with a thorough knowledge of the fundamentals of metaphysics but provides a valuable guide to contemporary metaphysics and metaphysicians.
Additional features such as exercises, annotated further reading, a glossary, and a companion website www.routledge.com/cw/ney will help students find their way around this subject and assist teachers in the classroom.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 310 pages, 30 Line drawings, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 29/07/2014
- Category: Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology
- ISBN: 9780415640756