Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-23 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Truth and Its Deformities is the 32nd volume in the Midwest Studies in Philosophy series. It contains major new contributions on a range of topics related to the general theme of the volume by some of the most important philosophers writing on truth in recent years.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
The book provides an original analysis of the central philosophical differences between liberal and postliberal theology. Knight argues that important developments in philosophy of language reveal serious problems with the central methodological commitments of liberalism and postliberalism and suggest ways in which the divide can be bridged.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: World Scientific
This volume brings together the lectures presented at the 5th Metaphysics of Science Workshop held from June 2 to 3, 2005, in Ghent, Belgium. The aim of this volume is twofold. First, it fields a selection of ongoing discussions on a central topic in contemporary analytical metaphysics. Authors were asked
Authors: Maarten Franssen, Peter Kroes, Thomas A.C. Reydon, Pieter E. Vermaas
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-04 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
This book is concerned with two intimately related topics of metaphysics: the identity of entities and the foundations of classification. What it adds to previous discussions of these topics is that it addresses them with respect to human-made entities, that is, artefacts. As the chapters in the book show, questions