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Sketch for a systematic metaphysics

Author: D M Armstrong
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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David Armstrong sets out his metaphysical system in a set of concise and lively chapters each dealing with one aspect of the world. On the basis of the assumption that all that exists is the physical  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: D M Armstrong
ISBN: 9780199655915 019965591X
OCLC Number: 782988423
Description: 1 volume ; 21 cm
Contents: Preface ; 1. Introduction ; 2. Properties ; 3. Relations ; 4. States of Affairs ; 5. Laws of Nature ; 6. Reacting to Dispositionalism ; 7. Particulars ; 8. Truthmakers ; 9. Possibility, Actuality, Necessity ; 10. Limits ; 11. Absences ; 12. The Rational disciplines: Logic and Mathematics ; 13. Numbers ; 14. Classes ; 15. Time ; 16. Mind ; References
Responsibility: D.M. Armstrong.

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