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Reality and Humean supervenience : essays on the philosophy of David Lewis

Author: Gerhard Preyer; Frank Siebelt
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2001.
Series: Studies in epistemology and cognitive theory (Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reality and Humean Supervenience confronts the reader with central aspects in the philosophy of David Lewis, whose work in ontology, metaphysics, logic, probability, philosophy of mind, and language  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Reality and Humean supervenience.
Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2001
(OCoLC)606546761
Named Person: David K Lewis; David K Lewis; David K Lewis; David K Lewis, Philosoph.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gerhard Preyer; Frank Siebelt
ISBN: 0742512002 9780742512009 0742512010 9780742512016 9780585385631 0585385637
OCLC Number: 44701272
Description: xiii, 243 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Reality and humean supervenience / Gerhard Preyer and Frank Siebelt --
Island universes and the analysis of modality / Philip Bricker --
Time travel fiction / John Bigelow --
Counting the cost of modal realism / Peter Forrest --
Against against overlap and endurance / Paul Teller --
The case for perdurance / Harold W. Noonan --
Naturalism for the faint of hearth / Daniel Bonevac --
Going through the open door again / D.M. Armstrong --
On forward and backward counterfactual conditionals / Jonathan Bennett --
Multiple reference, multiple realization, and the reduction of mind / Terence Horgan --
Knowing what it is like / Michael Tye.
Series Title: Studies in epistemology and cognitive theory (Unnumbered)
Responsibility: edited and introduced by Gerhard Preyer and Frank Siebelt.

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This collection gathers papers on David Lewis's metaphysics. Since the editors have assembled a superb group of authors, the result is at the cutting edge of the best work in contemporary Read more...

 
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