Metaphysics

Known as: Metaphysic 
The branch of philosophy that treats of first principles, including ontology (the nature of existence or being) and cosmology (the origin and… (More)
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1937-2018
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2009
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2009
 
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2008
2008
Developmental research suggests that whereas very young infants individuate objects purely on spatiotemporal grounds, from (at… (More)
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2005
2005
In this paper, we outline a model of semantics that integrates aspects of discourse-sensitive logics with the compositional… (More)
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2005
2005
Since the pre-Socratic period of philosophy, there have been two basic metaphysical views. One holds that there are substances or… (More)
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2005
2005
important literature on this, and I thought it undermined his otherwise interesting discussion. I think it is possible to make a… (More)
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2004
2004
This paper argues for a metaphysics of relations based on a characterization of quantum entanglement in terms of non-separability… (More)
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2003
2003
Powers is an important contribution to the much discussed, but still murky, area of causal powers or dispositions. Unfortunately… (More)
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2000
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2000
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sibly be conceived which could be called good without qualification except a GOOD WILL. Intelligence, wit, judgment, and other… (More)
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2000
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2000
  • Immanuel Kant
  • 2000
ing that it is absolutely necessary to pause a moment and, regarding all that has been done as though undone, to propose first… (More)
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1998
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1998
This paper details an empirical pilot study that explores the development of several conceptual measures and models regarding… (More)
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