Individuals: An Essay in Descriptive Metaphysics (University Paperbacks; Up)

Individuals: An Essay in Descriptive Metaphysics (University Paperbacks; Up)

P.F. Strawson


due to the fact that its e-book in 1959, participants has turn into a contemporary philosophical vintage. daring in scope and ambition, it maintains to persuade debates in metaphysics, philosophy of good judgment and language, and epistemology. Peter Strawson's most famed paintings, it units out to explain not anything lower than the elemental subject material of our inspiration. It comprises Strawson's now recognized argument for descriptive metaphysics and his repudiation of revisionary metaphysics, within which truth is whatever past the realm of appearances.
Throughout, contributors advances a few hugely influential and debatable rules, similar to 'non-solipsistic recognition' and the concept that of an individual a 'primitive notion'

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