Process Metaphysics: An Introduction to Process Philosophy

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SUNY Press, 1996 - Philosophy - 213 pages
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Contents

Historical Background
7
Basic Ideas
27
Process and Particulars
51
Process and Universals
69
Process Philosophy of Nature
83
Process and Persons
105
Process Logic and Epistemology
123
A Processual View of Scientific Inquiry
139
Process Theology
153
Process in Philosophy
165
Process Semantics
175
Notes
183
Bibliography
201
Name Index
211
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Nicholas Rescher is distinguished university professor of philosophy at the University of Pittsburgh. He is the author of numerous philosophical works and holds eight honorary degrees from universities on three continents. He has served as a president of the American Philosophical Association, the American Metaphilosophical Society, and the American Catholic Philosophical Association. He was awarded the Alexander von Humboldt Prize for Humanistic Scholarship in 1984, the Belgium Prix Mercier in 2005, the Aquinas Medal of the American Catholic Philosophical Association in 2007, and the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany in 2011.

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