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Metaphysics

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  • A Critical Introduction to the Philosophy of Gottlob Fregeby Guillermo E. Rosado Haddock

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Gottlob Frege is one of the greatest logicians ever and also a philosopher of great significance. In this book Rosado Haddock offers a critical presentation of the main topics of Frege's philosophy, including, among others, his philosophy of arithmetic, his sense-referent distinction, his distinction between function and object, and his criticisms... more...

  • Oxford Studies in Metaphysics, Volume 8by Karen Bennett; Dean W. Zimmerman

    OUP Oxford 2013; US$ 36.99 US$ 33.29

    Oxford Studies in Metaphysics is the forum for the best new work in this flourishing field. Much of the most interesting work in philosophy today is metaphysical in character: this series is a much-needed focus for it. more...

  • Mental Causation and Ontologyby S. C. Gibb; E. J. Lowe; R. D. Ingthorsson

    OUP Oxford 2013; US$ 69.99 US$ 62.99

    This book demonstrates the importance of ontology for a central debate in philosophy of mind. Mental causation seems an obvious aspect of the world. But it is hard to understand how it can happen unless we get clear about what the entities involved in the process are. An international team of contributors presents new work on this problem. more...

  • Consciousness and the Limits of Objectivityby Robert J. Howell

    OUP Oxford 2013; US$ 54.99 US$ 49.49

    Robert J. Howell offers a new account of the relationship between conscious experience and the physical world, based on a neo-Cartesian notion of the physical and careful consideration of three anti-materialist arguments. His theory of subjective physicalism reconciles the data of consciousness with the advantages of a monistic, physical ontology. more...

  • Objectsby Daniel Z. Korman

    OUP Oxford 2015; US$ 64.99 US$ 58.49

    Daniel Z. Korman defends a conservative and commonsense view of material-object metaphysics, and especially the question of which highly visible objects there are right before our eyes. He argues that our ordinary, natural judgments about what is there are more or less correct, and defends his claim against a variety of objections. more...

  • Oxford Studies in Metaphysics, Volume 9by Karen Bennett; Dean W. Zimmerman

    OUP Oxford 2015; US$ 35.99 US$ 32.39

    Oxford Studies in Metaphysics is the forum for the best new work in this flourishing field. Much of the most interesting work in philosophy today is metaphysical in character: this series is a much-needed focus for it. more...

  • Reality Makingby Mark Jago

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 64.99 US$ 58.49

    What kinds of entity are fundamental to reality, and how do dependent entities depend on the fundamental ones? How does one entity metaphysically ground another? A new generation of metaphysicians address these and related questions, which are central to contemporary metaphysics. more...

  • Reference and Existenceby Saul A. Kripke

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 34.99 US$ 31.49

    This work can be read as a sequel to Kripke's classic Naming and Necessity , confronting important issues left open in that work and developing a novel approach to questions concerning empty names and existence. It provides along the way novel treatments of fictional and mythological discourse, the pragmatics of definite and indefinite descriptions... more...

  • Descartes on Causationby Tad M. Schmaltz

    Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 30.99 US$ 27.89

    This book is a systematic study of Descartes' theory of causation and its relation to the medieval and early modern scholastic philosophy that provides its proper historical context. The argument presented here is that even though Descartes offered a dualistic ontology that differs radically from what we find in scholasticism, his views on causation... more...

  • Seeing Dark Thingsby Roy Sorensen

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 27.99 US$ 25.19

    Roy Sorensen here defends the causal theory of perception by treating absences as causes. He draws heavily on common sense and psychology to vindicate the assumption that we directly perceive absences. more...