This is a textbook that is co-authored by John W. Carroll and me. It is a monograph (rather than an anthology), and it is meant to be useful for an upper- level. Get this from a library! An introduction to metaphysics. [John W Carroll; Ned Markosian] — Discusses and invites students to reflect on topics such as causation. Buy An Introduction to Metaphysics (Cambridge Introductions to Philosophy) by John W. Carroll (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Free UK.
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MyiLibrary, Table of contents. Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. Finding libraries that hold this item It covers every major issue debated in metaphysics today; it is clear and careful; it avoids taking sides.
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Your rating has been recorded. Write a review Rate this item: Preview this item Preview this item. An introduction to metaphysics Author: Cambridge ; New York: Metapuysics introductions to philosophy. English View all editions and formats Summary: Discusses and invites students to reflect on topics such as causation, freedom and determinism, laws of nature, and material objects. Find a tto online Links to this item View full text.
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Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item Electronic books Additional Physical Format: Cambridge, UK ; New York: Document, Internet resource Document Type: John W Carroll Ned Markosian. What makes it the case that one event causes another event? What are material objects? What makes it the case that a person may exist marmosian two different times?
This engaging and well-written introduction makes these questions tractable by presenting the features and flaws of current attempts to answer them. Publisher Synopsis ‘This textbook does remarkably well at combining breadth with depth, and accessibility with rigor.
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Cancel Forgot your password? John W Carroll ; Ned Markosian. English View all editions and formats. Causation — Freedom and determinism — Laws of nature — Personal identity — mental states — Time — Material objects — Properties.