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By Tuomas E. Tahko

ISBN-10: 110707729X

ISBN-13: 9781107077294

ISBN-10: 1107434297

ISBN-13: 9781107434295

How will we come to understand metaphysical truths? How does metaphysical inquiry paintings? Are metaphysical debates monstrous? those are the questions which signify metametaphysics. This ebook, the 1st systematic pupil creation devoted to metametaphysics, discusses the character of metaphysics - its technique, epistemology, ontology and our entry to metaphysical wisdom. It offers scholars with a company grounding within the fundamentals of metametaphysics, protecting a huge variety of subject matters in metaontology similar to lifestyles, quantification, ontological dedication and ontological realism. modern perspectives are mentioned besides these of Quine, Carnap and Meinong. Going past the metaontological debate, thorough remedy is given to novel subject matters in metametaphysics, together with grounding, ontological dependence, fundamentality, modal epistemology, intuitions, inspiration experiments and the connection among metaphysics and technology. The ebook can be a necessary source for these learning complex metaphysics, philosophical technique, metametaphysics, epistemology and the philosophy of science.

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