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. The writing style is decidedly engaging and at times amusing – if the book were not being so clear about such confusing matters, one would almost say that it is fun to read.
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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 copy online Links to this item View full text. Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private.
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 at 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. User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.
Remember me on this computer. Cancel Forgot your password? John W Carroll ; Ned Markosian. English View all editions and formats. Causation carrokl Freedom and determinism — Laws of nature — Personal identity — mental states — Time — Material objects — Properties.