Studies in metaphysics / editors, by Peter A. French, Theodore E. Uehling, Jr., Howard K. Wettstein.

Contributor(s): French, Peter A | Uehling, Theodore Edward | Wettstein, Howard KSeries: Midwest studies in philosophy ; v. 4Publication details: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 1979Description: v, 445 p. ; 23 cmISBN: 0816608873 :; 0816608881 (pbk.) :Subject(s): MetaphysicsDDC classification: 110 LOC classification: BD111 | .S79
Contents:
Universals / Peter Strawson -- Universals or family resemblances? / Richard E. Grandy -- Mind, brain, and causation / J.L. Mackie -- Causality, identity, and supervenience in the mind-body problem / Jaegwon Kim -- Cheap materialism / George Wilson -- Individualism and the mental / Tyler Burge -- Deviant causal chains / Christopher Peacocke -- Mind and change of mind / Annette Baier -- Why there are no people / Peter Unger -- On the logic of purpose / Roderick Chisholm -- Substance: the constitution of reality / P.M.S. Hacker -- Was Leibniz a relationist? / John Earman -- Two conceptions of surfaces / Avrum Stroll -- Indiscernibility principles / Richard Cartwright -- Rigid designation and informative identity sentences / Richard L. Mendelsohn -- Identity, properties, and causality / Sydney Shoemaker -- Anti-Essentialism / Robert Stalnaker --
Contingent truths and possible worlds / Hidé Ishiguro -- The causal relation / Peter Achinstein -- Causality and the concept of a "thing" / Michael A. Slote -- The extensionality of causal contexts / Alexander Rosenberg & Robert M. Martin -- The extensionality of causal contexts: comments on Rosenberg and Martin / Lawrence Brian Lombard -- The concern to survive / David Wiggins -- Analyticity and apriority: beyond Wittgenstein and Quine / Hilary Putnam.
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Includes bibliographical references.

Universals / Peter Strawson -- Universals or family resemblances? / Richard E. Grandy -- Mind, brain, and causation / J.L. Mackie -- Causality, identity, and supervenience in the mind-body problem / Jaegwon Kim -- Cheap materialism / George Wilson -- Individualism and the mental / Tyler Burge -- Deviant causal chains / Christopher Peacocke -- Mind and change of mind / Annette Baier -- Why there are no people / Peter Unger -- On the logic of purpose / Roderick Chisholm -- Substance: the constitution of reality / P.M.S. Hacker -- Was Leibniz a relationist? / John Earman -- Two conceptions of surfaces / Avrum Stroll -- Indiscernibility principles / Richard Cartwright -- Rigid designation and informative identity sentences / Richard L. Mendelsohn -- Identity, properties, and causality / Sydney Shoemaker -- Anti-Essentialism / Robert Stalnaker --

Contingent truths and possible worlds / Hidé Ishiguro -- The causal relation / Peter Achinstein -- Causality and the concept of a "thing" / Michael A. Slote -- The extensionality of causal contexts / Alexander Rosenberg & Robert M. Martin -- The extensionality of causal contexts: comments on Rosenberg and Martin / Lawrence Brian Lombard -- The concern to survive / David Wiggins -- Analyticity and apriority: beyond Wittgenstein and Quine / Hilary Putnam.