Some Consequences (and Enablings) of Process Metaphysics

Axiomathes 21 (1):3-32 (2011)
Abstract
The interactivist model has explored a number of consequences of process metaphysics. These include reversals of some fundamental metaphysical assumptions dominant since the ancient Greeks, and multiple further consequences throughout the metaphysics of the world, minds, and persons. This article surveys some of these consequences, ranging from issues regarding entities and supervenience to the emergence of normative phenomena such as representation, rationality, persons, and ethics
Keywords Metaphysics  Process  Supervenience  Emergence  Normativity  Function  Representation  Action  Rationality  Modality  Persons  Ethics
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