Contemporary Aristotelian Metaphysics

Contemporary Aristotelian Metaphysics

Dr Tuomas E. Tahko


Aristotelian (or neo-Aristotelian) metaphysics is at the moment present process whatever of a renaissance. This quantity brings jointly fourteen new essays from top philosophers who're sympathetic to this perception of metaphysics, which takes its cue from the concept metaphysics is the 1st philosophy. the first enter from Aristotle is methodological, yet many subject matters normal from his metaphysics should be mentioned, together with ontological different types, the function and interpretation of the existential quantifier, essence, substance, normal forms, powers, capability, and the improvement of existence. the amount mounts a robust problem to the kind of ontological deflationism which has lately won a powerful foothold in analytic metaphysics. it will likely be an invaluable source for students and complex scholars who're drawn to the principles and improvement of philosophy.

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