Metaphysics: A Contemporary Introduction

Routledge (1998)
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In this fully revised and updated version of the highly successful first edition, Michael J. Loux provides a fresh look at the central topics in metaphysics rendering this essential reading for anyone interested in metaphysics. Wherever possible, the author relates contemporary views to their classical sources in the history of philosophy.Some of the topics addressed include: the problem of universals; the nature of abstract entities; the problem of individuation; the nature of modality; identity through time; the nature of time and a new chapter on the realism/antirealism debate.
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Call number BD131.L83 1998
ISBN(s) 0415261074   0415140331   9780415140348   041514034X   9780415261074   9780415261067   9781138639331
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