Metaphysics from a Biological Point of View

  • Stephen Boulter

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Introduction

    1. Stephen Boulter
      Pages 1-3
  3. On the Possibility of Metaphysics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. Stephen Boulter
      Pages 7-42
  4. The Turn to Biology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Stephen Boulter
      Pages 83-97
    3. Stephen Boulter
      Pages 98-115
    4. Stephen Boulter
      Pages 116-132
    5. Stephen Boulter
      Pages 133-146
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 147-179

About this book

Introduction

Many philosophers in the analytic tradition are now convinced that metaphysical questions are worth pursuing, but we still lack a convincing meta-metaphysics and methodology. This essay offers an account of how we should conduct our business qua metaphysicians.

Keywords

essay ethics individual metaphysics methodology philosophy physics tradition

Authors and affiliations

  • Stephen Boulter
    • 1
  1. 1.Oxford Brookes UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137322821
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45861-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-32282-1
  • About this book