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 Survey of Metaphysics by E.J. Lowe
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Classical and Contemporary Approaches. The author’s approach aurvey not narrowly partisan, but avoids bland neutrality in matters of controversy. While Lowe presents his own considered conclusions, he explains how one may disagree, and the book is not didactic. Causes and conditions The book is divided into six main sections that address the following themes: Matt rated it really liked it Jan 22, lowee In Defence of Aristotelian Metaphysics.
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. Showing of 4 reviews. Added to PP index Total downloads 18of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 1of 2, How can I increase my downloads?
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A Survey of Metaphysics
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Furthermore, Lowe doesn’t know how to use colons, which makes for irritating reading.
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