Carving Nature at its Joints: Natural Kinds in Metaphysics and Science

Mit Press (2011)
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Are there natural kinds of things around which our theories cut? The essays in this volume offer reflections by a distinguished group of philosophers on a series of intertwined issues in the metaphysics and epistemology of classification.
Keywords Naturalism  Science Philosophy  Philosophy of nature  Metaphysics
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Call number Q175.32.N38.C37 2011
ISBN(s) 9780262015936   0262015935   9780262516266
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