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It is our hope that this collection will give readers a sense of the type of metaphysical investigations that are now being carried out by thinkers in the Western nations. We also hope that the reader's curiosity will be peaked so that further inquiry will follow.

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MetaphysicsEdited by Mark Pestana

Published: June 13th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1524

ISBN: 978-953-51-0646-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5108-1

Copyright year: 2012

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3 Web of Science Citations


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1. The Metaphysical Character of Philosophy

By Marie-Élise Zovko and Jure Zovko


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2. Appearance and Reality in Parmenides

By Kenneth Dorter


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3. The Nature of Metaphysics and Science: The Problem of the One and the Many in Thomas Aquinas

By Curtis L. Hancock


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4. Metaphysics Between Reductionism and a Non-Reductionist Ontology

By D.F.M. Strauss


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5. Whiteheadian Structured Societies as Open-Ended Systems and Open-Ended Systems as Whiteheadian Structured Societies

By Joseph A. Bracken


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6. The Meaning of Education in the Age of Technology

By Bogomir Novak


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