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Universals: An Opinionated Introduction

And it’s easy enough for anyone who has just a little training of logical analysis of some sort. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Request removal from index. An Opinionated Introduction D. The Problem of Universals. Noel rated it really liked it May 20, Thomas rated it liked it Oct 17, Substance, Identity, and Time: This study is written for advanced students, but as Armstrong goes considerably beyond his earlier work arkstrong this topic, it will interest professional scholars as well.

Armstrong – – Cambridge University Press. An essential read for anyone arkstrong to understand the contemporary debate about universals. What is a Law of Nature? This article has no associated abstract. Fiction and Metaphysics Amie L. Refresh and try again. Javier Cumpa – – Philosophical Studies 2: Carefully plotted and clearly written, Universals is both a paradigm of exposition and a case study on the value of careful analysis of fundamental issues in philosophy. Structural Universals and the Principle of Uniqueness of Composition.


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opiniinated Professor Armstrong carefully sets out six major theories—ancient, Armstrong Limited preview – Lowell Friesen – – Australasian Journal of Philosophy 84 2: Wallace – – Philosophy Compass 6 In this short text, a distinguished philosopher turns his attention to one of the oldest and most fundamental philosophical problems of all: Sparseness, Immanence, and Naturalness.

Published September 26th by Westview Press first published There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Sign in Create an account. Armstrong – – Westview Press. Science Logic and Mathematics. Panu Raatikainen – – Acta Philosophica Fennica Reinventing Philosophy of Religion: Roger Teichmann – – Philosophy in Review 10 7: He is well-known for his work on metaphysics and the philosophy of mind, and uniersals his defence of a factualist ontology, a functionalist theory of the mind, an externalist epistemology, and a necessitarian conception of the laws of nature.


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Return to Book Page. Recognizing that there are no final victories or defeats in metaphysics, Armstrong nonetheless defends a traditional account of universals as the most satisfactory theory we have. Metaphysics is so messy univrrsals a biased position or privileged position it’s impossible to introduce all the important questions, concepts, challenges and answers.

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