Metaphysics articles on Wikipedia
Metaphysics
Metaphysics is a branch of philosophy exploring the fundamental nature of reality. While various views and methods have been called 'metaphysics' across
May 24th 2017



Metaphysics (Aristotle)
Metaphysics (Greek: τὰ μετὰ τὰ φυσικά; Latin: Metaphysica) is one of the principal works of Aristotle and the first major work of the branch of philosophy
May 11th 2017



The Metaphysics of Morals
The-MetaphysicsThe Metaphysics of Morals (German: Die Metaphysik der Sitten) is a 1797 work of political and moral philosophy by Immanuel Kant. The work is divided
May 18th 2017



Index of metaphysics articles
Main article: Metaphysics Metaphysics is the branch of philosophy that investigates principles of reality transcending those of any particular science
Apr 11th 2016



Review of Metaphysics
The Review of Metaphysics is a peer-reviewed academic journal of philosophy. It was established by Paul Weiss and the first issue was published in September
Dec 7th 2016



Metaphysics (disambiguation)
Metaphysics is a branch of philosophy concerned with the fundamental nature of being and the world. The term may also refer to: Metaphysical art, a style
May 17th 2016



Discourse on Metaphysics
Discourse">The Discourse on Metaphysics (French: Discours de metaphysique, 1686) is a short treatise by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz in which he develops a philosophy
Aug 2nd 2015



Introduction to Metaphysics
Introduction to Metaphysics may refer to: "Introduction to Metaphysics" (Bergson), a 1903 essay by Henri Bergson Introduction to Metaphysics (Heidegger),
Nov 16th 2014



Prolegomena to Any Future Metaphysics
Prolegomena to Any Future Metaphysics That Will Be Able to Present Itself as a Science (German: Prolegomena zu einer jeden künftigen Metaphysik, die als
May 18th 2017



Groundwork of the Metaphysic of Morals
Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals (German: Grundlegung zur Metaphysik der Sitten; 1785; also known as the Foundations of the Metaphysics of Morals, Grounding
May 18th 2017



Pirsig's metaphysics of Quality
The Metaphysics of Quality (MoQ) is a theory of reality introduced in Robert Pirsig's philosophical novel, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance (1974)
Apr 28th 2017



Introduction to Metaphysics (Heidegger)
Introduction to Metaphysics (German: Einführung in die Metaphysik) is a book by Martin Heidegger, the published version of a lecture course he gave in
Dec 31st 2016



Outline of metaphysics
following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to metaphysics: Metaphysics – traditional branch of philosophy concerned with explaining the
Jan 29th 2017



Metaphysics of presence
The concept of the metaphysics of presence is an important consideration in deconstruction. Deconstructive interpretation holds that the entire history
Apr 17th 2017



Universal (metaphysics)
In metaphysics, a universal is what particular things have in common, namely characteristics or qualities. In other words, universals are repeatable or
Apr 24th 2017



Metaphysical poets
The term metaphysical poets was coined by the critic Samuel Johnson to describe a loose group of 17th-century English poets whose work was characterized
Apr 10th 2017



Feminist metaphysics
Where metaphysics tries to explain what is the universe and what it is like, feminist metaphysics questions how metaphysical answers have supported sexism
Jan 14th 2016



Metaphysical Society of America
The-Metaphysical-SocietyThe Metaphysical Society of America is a philosophical organization founded by Paul Weiss in 1950. As stated in its constitution, "The purpose of the Metaphysical
Aug 27th 2016



University of Metaphysics
The University Of Metaphysics is a distance learning, unaccredited theological school operated by International Metaphysical Ministry. Students are prepared
Dec 8th 2016



Metaphysical terms in the works of René Guénon
Metaphysical terms in Rene Guenon's works contains the definition of some metaphysical terms used in Rene Guenon's writings. In his metaphysical writings
Jun 2nd 2014



Libertarianism (metaphysics)
of free will and determinism, which are part of the larger domain of metaphysics. In particular, libertarianism, which is an incompatibilist position
May 15th 2017



Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research
The Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research (IDMR) is an organization founded in 1932 by Henry Clifford Kinley, author of Elohim the Archetype (Original)
Feb 8th 2017



The Metaphysical Club
The Metaphysical Club was a conversational philosophical club that the future Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., the philosopher and psychologist
Apr 9th 2017



Kant and the Problem of Metaphysics
Kant and the Problem of Metaphysics (German: Kant und das Problem der Metaphysik) is a 1929 book about Immanuel Kant by the German philosopher Martin
Feb 17th 2017



Metaphysical art
Metaphysical art (Italian: Pittura metafisica) was a style of painting that flourished mainly between 1911 and 1920 in the works of the Italian artists
May 4th 2017



Popular Metaphysics
Popular Metaphysics was a record label created by Sandy Pearlman in Studio C of the Hyde Street Studios in San Francisco in 1989. The label was short
Oct 16th 2016



Metaphysical naturalism
Metaphysical naturalism, also called ontological naturalism, philosophical naturalism, and scientific materialism is a worldview, which holds that there
Apr 22nd 2017



Introduction to Metaphysics (Bergson)
"Introduction to Metaphysics" (French: "Introduction a la Metaphysique") is a 1903 essay about the concept of reality by Henri Bergson. For Bergson, reality
May 21st 2017



Metaphysics (album)
Metaphysics is the second album by Duncan Avoid. "Awakening" – 2:03 "Auditory Arms" – 3:36 "Parallel Grounds" – 4:07 "Systemic Ressentiment" – 5:24 "Lucid
Mar 6th 2016



The Development of Metaphysics in Persia
The Development of Metaphysics in Persia is the book form of Muhammad Iqbal's PhD thesis in philosophy at the University of Munich submitted in 1908 and
May 27th 2016



Dynamism (metaphysics)
is evident in the classical formulation of Leibniz. Dynamism is the metaphysics of Gottfried Leibniz (1646–1716) that reconciles hylomorphic substance
Oct 10th 2016



Grounding (metaphysics)
Grounding is a topic in metaphysics. One thing is sometimes said to "ground" another when the first in some way accounts for the being of the second.
Jan 11th 2017



Pluralism (philosophy)
duality"). The term has different meanings in metaphysics, ontology, epistemology and logic. In metaphysics, pluralism is a doctrine that there is more
Apr 14th 2017



Species (metaphysics)
Species, in metaphysics, is a specific genus-differentia defined item that is described first by its genus (genos) and then its differentia (diaphora)
Jun 11th 2015



Metaphysical Disputations
Metaphysical Disputations (Latin: Disputationes metaphysicae) is a 1597 work of philosophy by Francisco Suarez. The Metaphysical Disputations is divided
Jan 7th 2017



Sufi metaphysics
Major ideas in Sufi metaphysics have surrounded the concept of waḥdah (وحدة) meaning "unity", or in Arabic توحيد tawhid. Two main Sufi philosophies prevail
Feb 10th 2017



Problem of why there is anything at all
Leibniz, Martin Heidegger (who called it the fundamental question of metaphysics) and Ludwig Wittgenstein. The question is general, rather than
May 23rd 2017



Metaphysical Graffiti
Metaphysical Graffiti is the fifth studio album by The-Dead-MilkmenThe Dead Milkmen, released by Enigma Records in 1990. The album title and cover art parody the 1975
May 31st 2016



Supernatural
supernatural reality does not exclude another supernatural reality. The metaphysical considerations of the existence of the supernatural can be difficult
May 26th 2017



Metaphysical necessity
In philosophy, metaphysical necessity, sometimes called broad logical necessity, is one of many different kinds of necessity, which sits between logical
Apr 20th 2017



Balance (metaphysics)
In the metaphysical or conceptual sense, balance is used to mean a point between two opposite forces that is desirable over purely one state or the other
Apr 16th 2017



Voluntarism (philosophy)
article is about the metaphysical philosophy. For other uses, see Voluntarism (disambiguation). Voluntarism is "any metaphysical or psychological system
Feb 18th 2017



Philosophical realism
Nick Zangwill, The Metaphysics of Beauty, Cornell University Press, 2001, p. 3. Gavin McIntosh (2004). "Review: The Metaphysics of Beauty". Mind. 113
Apr 24th 2017



Powers: A Study in Metaphysics
Powers: A Study in Metaphysics is a philosophical book written by George Molnar and published posthumously in 2003. After Molnar's death, the book was
Jan 31st 2016



Metaphysical Society
The Metaphysical Society was a British society, founded in 1869 by James Knowles. Many of its members were prominent clergymen. Papers were read and discussed
Jan 29th 2017



Robert M. Pirsig
Inquiry into Morals (1991), in which he developed a value-based metaphysics, Metaphysics of Quality, that challenges our subject-object view of reality
May 2nd 2017



John Hawthorne
recognized as a leading contemporary contributor to metaphysics and epistemology. His 2006 collection Metaphysical Essays offers original treatments of fundamental
Apr 8th 2017



Extension (metaphysics)
In metaphysics, extension signifies both 'stretching out' (Latin: extensio) as well as later 'taking up space', and most recently, spreading one's internal
Jan 13th 2017



Charlotte Witt
generally focused on Ancient philosophy, metaphysics, and feminist theory. She has written extensively about the metaphysics of gender, about Aristotle (especially
Apr 8th 2017



Dean Zimmerman
American professor of philosophy at Rutgers University specializing in metaphysics and philosophy of religion. Zimmerman received his bachelor's degree
Apr 8th 2017





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