Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz: Metaphysics and its foundations I

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R. S. Woolhouse
Taylor & Francis, 1994 - Philosophers - 397 pages
 

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Contents

On Leibnizs Metaphysics
1
Monadology
2
Leibnizs Method and the Basis of his Metaphysics
20
Leibniz on Consciousness and Reflection
28
Leibniz on the Two Great Principles of all our Reasonings
31
Leibniz on Substance Activity
53
Leibniz and the Principle
58
Leibnizs Dual Conception of Human Reason
60
Contingence in the Philosophy of Leibniz
174
The Root of Contingency
187
Leibniz and Materialism
207
Leibniz on Possible Worlds
208
Perception and Immateriality in the Nouveaux Essais
228
Reference Essentialism and Modality in Leibnizs
230
As though only God and it existed in the World
245
Leibniz and the Doctrine of InterWorld Identity
256

On the Metaphysics of Leibnizian Space and Time
62
Leibnizs Principle of Reason
74
Space and Time in the Leibnizian Metaphysic
76
Leibnizs Metaphysical Logic
82
The Aristocratic Principle in the Political Philosophy
86
Confused Ideas
87
Leibniz on Truth and Contingency
97
Time and the Monad
104
On Leibnizs Explication of Necessary Truth?
114
Leibnizs Principle of Identity of Indiscernibles
127
Leibnizs Theories of Contingency
128
Motion and Metaphysics in the Young Leibniz
148
Leibniz and Phenomenalism
150
A Note on Leibnizs Metaphysics
168
Leibniz and Occasionalism
267
Leibniz on Freedom
284
Analyticity and Necessity in Leibniz
290
Individual Concepts and Contingent Truths
308
Leibniz on Necessary and Contingent Predication
330
Leibnizs Dynamics and Contingency in Nature 321
348
Possible Gods
350
Leibniz on Possible Individuals and Possible Worlds
366
The Principle of Continuity and the Evaluation of Theories
369
Possible Worlds in Leibniz
385
Miracles and Laws
390
Science and Justice in Leibnizs Political Thought
394
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