Pieces of a Theory

In Parts and Moments: Studies in Logic and Formal Ontology. Munich: Philosophia Verlag. pp. 15-109 (1982)

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Barry Smith
State University of New York, Buffalo
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A survey of theories of part, whole and dependence from Aristotle to the Gestalt psychologists, with special attention to Husserl’s Third Logical Investigation “On the Theory of Parts and Wholes”.
Keywords dependence relations  perceptual complexity  formal ontology
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