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Sketch for a Systematic Metaphysics
Language: en
Pages: 138
Authors: D. M. Armstrong
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-29 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

David Armstrong sets out his metaphysical system in a set of concise and lively chapters each dealing with one aspect of the world. He begins with the assumption that all that exists is the physical world of space-time. On this foundation he constructs a coherent metaphysical scheme that gives plausible
Sketch for a Systematic Metaphysics
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: David Malet Armstrong
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

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A Minimal Metaphysics for Scientific Practice
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Andreas Hüttemann
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-01 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

What are the metaphysical commitments which best 'make sense' of our scientific practice (rather than our scientific theories)? In this book, Andreas Hüttemann provides a minimal metaphysics for scientific practice, i.e. a metaphysics that refrains from postulating any structure that is explanatorily irrelevant. Hüttemann closely analyses paradigmatic aspects of scientific
A Metaphysics of Platonic Universals and their Instantiations
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: José Tomás Alvarado
Categories: Science
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Metaphysics and Scientific Realism
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Francesco Federico Calemi
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-15 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

David Malet Armstrong (8 July 1926–13 May 2014) has been one of the most influential contemporary metaphysicians working in the analytic tradition and surely the greatest 20th century Australian philosopher. His main merit is to have reestablished metaphysics as a respectable branch of philosophy placing it at the centre of