This book presents twenty essays by Nicholas Rescher, representing more than a decade of his work. The first part of the collection offers thoughts on the history of philosophy from the Presocratics to the twentieth century; the second part features essays on epistemology, the philosophy of science, metaphysics, the theory of historiography, and the logic of temporal concepts. Despite the range of topics, all essays are closely integrated at the methodological level.Frank R. Stockton Yet another literary employment of the idea of choice without preference is its role in providing the basis for the plot of Frank R. Stocktona#39;s intriguing short story aquot;The Lady, or the Tiger?aquot; When a subject [of this mythicalanbsp;...
|Title||:||Essays in Philosophical Analysis|
|Publisher||:||University of Pittsburgh Pre - 1969-01-15|