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Introduction to Metaphysics (1912)

by Henri Bergson

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metaphysics,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8056939M
    ISBN 100766102130
    ISBN 109780766102132
    OCLC/WorldCa41449631

    Metaphysics Metaphysics: A contemporary introduction is for students who have already done an introductory philosophy course. Michael J. Loux provides a fresh look at the central topics in metaphysics, making this essential reading for any student of the subject. This third edition is revised and updated and includesFile Size: 2MB. Description: Martin Heidegger's Introduction to Metaphysics, first published in , is a highly significant work by a towering figure in twentieth-century philosophy. The volume is known for its incisive analysis of the Western understanding of Being, its original interpretations of Greek philosophy and poetry, and its vehement political statements.

    Buy a cheap copy of Introduction to Metaphysics book by Martin Heidegger. Heidegger's Introduction to Metaphysics is one of the most important works written by this towering figure in twentieth-century philosophy. It includes a powerful Free shipping over $Cited by:   This book is an accessible introduction to the central themes of contemporary metaphysics. It carefully considers accounts of causation, freedom and determinism, laws of nature, personal identity, mental states, time, material objects, and properties, while inviting students to reflect on metaphysical problems/5(18).

      The problem, as I see it, is that answering this question colors your metaphysical path. There is no single path, and people have debated about the reality/fantasy. This book, the fi rst systematic student introduction dedicated to metametaphysics, discusses the nature of metaphysics – its methodology, epistemology, ontology, and our access to metaphysical.


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Introduction to Metaphysics (1912) by Henri Bergson Download PDF EPUB FB2

An Introduction to Metaphysics makes these tough questions tractable by presenting the features and flaws of current attempts to answer them. Intended primarily for students taking a first class in metaphysics, this lucid and well-written text would also provide an excellent introduction for anyone interested in knowing more about this important area of philosophy/5(18).

Introduction to Metaphysics by Henri Bergson (translated by T. Hulme) This accounts the struggle of an empiricist to deal with the One:Many problem, which Bergson overcomes by the power of intuition.

In plotinus, the problem had been overcome by the introduction of the One (Plato's Mind)/5(19). Other books written by Heidegger include Basic Writings, a collection of Heidegger's most popular writings; Nietzsche, an inquiry into the central issues of Friedrich Nietzsche's philosophy; On the Way to Language, Heidegger's central ideas on the origin, nature and significance of language; and What is Called Thinking, a systematic presentation of Heidegger's later philosophy.5/5(3).

Introduction to Metaphysics, 2nd Edition 2nd Edition by Martin Heidegger (Author)/5(14). Jean Grondin's Introduction to Metaphysics is the perfect match for those challenges.

Jean-Luc Marion This book is directed toward those analytic and continental philosophers who still believe it is possible to think independently of our metaphysical tradition, that is, of Being. A lucid introduction to metaphysics from a Continental perspective (Armstrong, Carnap, Russell, Moore, Lewis, Whitehead, etc.

will not be talked about. Introduction to Metaphysics book Expect Heidegger, Gadamer, Levinas, Derrida, and Sartre instead). That being said, this was a terrifically written and relatively accessible book for a complex topic/5.

Introduction to Metaphysics book. Read 77 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Contains a series of lectures delivered by Heidegger in 4/5. In the editors' introduction to the book, Richard Polt and Gregory Fried alert readers to the important themes and problems of Introduction to Metaphysics.

The contributors then offer original essays on three broad topics: the question of Being, Heidegger and the Greeks, and politics and ethics. This book is an accessible introduction to the central themes of contemporary metaphysics. It carefully considers accounts of causation, freedom and determinism, laws of nature, personal identity, mental states, time, material objects, and properties, while inviting students to reflect on metaphysical problems/5.

"The quality of the translation is outstanding, and the introduction and glossary are eminently clear and helpful."—Bret W. Davis, author of Heidegger and the Will: On the Way to Gelassenheit "There is no questioning the exceedingly high quality of Polt and Fried’s translation as well as their reliably judicious choice of words.

A Critical Introduction to the Metaphysics of Modality examines the eight main contemporary theories of possibility behind a central metaphysical topic.

Covering modal skepticism, modal expressivism, modalism, modal realism, ersatzism, modal fictionalism, modal agnosticism, and the new modal actualism, this Brand: Yale University Press.

This book is an accessible introduction to the central themes of contemporary metaphysics. It carefully considers accounts of causation, freedom and determinism, laws of nature, personal identity, mental states, time, material objects, and properties, while inviting students to reflect on metaphysical by: 7.

The first book I’m going to mention is by the philosopher who first taught me metaphysics — when I was an undergraduate in the s — the late E.J. Lowe or Jonathan Lowe at Durham University.

Long after he taught me, he wrote a wonderful book called A Survey of Metaphysics. This book is an accessible introduction to the central themes of contemporary metaphysics. It carefully considers accounts of causation, freedom and determinism, laws of nature, personal identity, mental states, time, material objects, and properties, while inviting students to reflect on metaphysical : $ An Introduction to Metaphysics By Henri Bergson T.

Hulme translation TRANSLATOR'S PREFACE This celebrated essay was first published in the Revue de Metaphysique et de Morale, in January, It appeared then after 'Time and Free Will' and 'Matter and Memory' and before 'Creative Evolution'; and while containing ideas set forth inFile Size: KB.

Heidegger's Introduction to Metaphysics is one of the most important works written by this towering figure in twentieth-century philosophy.

It includes a powerful reinterpretation of Greek thought, a sweeping vision of Western history, and a glimpse of the reasons behind Heidegger's support of the Nazi Party in the s. Heidegger tries to reawaken the "question of Being" by challenging. Metaphysics, then, is the science which claims to dispense with symbols.

Appears in 35 books from Page 17 - disposition — that precisely which it must adopt in order to appear to itself as it really is, without any veil.5/5(1). This new edition of one of Heidegger’s most important works features a revised and expanded translators’ introduction and an updated translation, as well as the first English versions of Heidegger’s draft of a portion of the text and of his later critique of his own lectures.

Other new features include an afterword by Petra Jaeger, editor of the German text. "Introduction to Metaphysics" (French: "Introduction à la Métaphysique") is a essay about the concept of reality by Henri Bergson. For Bergson, reality occurs not in a series of discrete states but as a process similar to that described by process philosophy or the Greek philosopher y is fluid and cannot be completely understood through reductionistic analysis, which he.

Heidegger’s Introduction to Metaphysics is one of the most important works written by this towering figure in twentieth-century philosophy. It includes a powerful reinterpretation of Greek thought, a sweeping vision of Western history, and a glimpse of the reasons behind Heidegger’s support of the Nazi Party in the s.

This book is an accessible introduction to the central themes of contemporary metaphysics. It carefully considers accounts of causation, freedom and determinism, laws of nature, personal identity, mental states, time, material objects, and properties, while inviting students to reflect on metaphysical problems/5(17).

An introduction to metaphysics Item Preview remove-circle Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes "First published in the Revue de métaphysique et de morale, in January, "--P. : Time, Change and Freedom concludes with a discussion of the metaphysical implications of Einstein’s theory of relativity and a review of contemporary theories of time and the universe.

Written throughout in an accessible, non-technical style, Time, Change and Freedom is an ideal introduction to the key themes of contemporary Size: 1MB.