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After Whitehead [electronic resource] : Rescher on process metaphysics / Michel Weber (ed.).

Publication:
Frankfurt : Ontos Verlag, 2004.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (339 p.)
Series:
Process Thought
Process thought ; v. 1
Process Thought ; 1
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Subjects:
Process philosophy.
Whitehead, Alfred North, 1861-1947.
Rescher, Nicholas.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
When Reschers Process Metaphysics (1996) was published, it was widely acclaimed as a major step towards the academic recognition of a mode of thought that has otherwise been confined within sharp scholarly boundaries. Of course it is not an easy book: despite its stylistic clarity, it remains the complex outcome of a lifes work in most areas of philosophy. The goal of the present volume is to systematically unfold the vices and virtues of Process Metaphysics, and thereby to specify the contemporary state of affairs in process thought. To do so, the editor has gathered one focused contribution
Contents:
Frontmatter
TABLE OF CONTENTS
KEY TO ABBREVIATIONS OF N. RESCHER RELEVANT WORKS
PREFACE / Gochet, Paul
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS
INTRODUCTION PROCESS METAPHYSICS IN CONTEXT / Weber, Michel
I. HISTORY OF PROCESS-PHILOSOPHY PROBLEMS OF METHOD AND DOCTRINE / Hampe, Michael
II. THE TAMING OF CHANGE / Decock, Lieven
III. PROCESS AND PARTICULARS / Seibt, Johanna
IV. PROCESS AND UNIVERSALS / Shields, George W.
V. Rescher's Philosophy of Nature / Gunter, Pete A. Y.
VI. REFLECTIONS ON PROCESS AND PERSONS / Atmanspacher, Harald / Martin, Jack
VII. PROCESS LOGIC AND EPISTEMOLOGY / Riche, Jacques
VIII. SCIENCE: PROCESS AND HISTORY / Andersen, Hanne
IX. PROCESS THEOLOGY / Cobb, John B.
X. PROCESS PHILOSOPHY: VIA IDEARUM OR VIA NEGATIVA? / Weekes, Anderson
XI. (APPENDIX) PROCESS SEMANTICS / Poli, Roberto
REPLIES / Rescher, Nicholas
GENERAL BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX NOMINUM
ANALYTIC TABLE OF CONTENTS
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Weber, Michel, 1963-
ISBN:
3-11-032818-6
OCLC:
851970762
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9783110328189 doi