Buy Riddles of Existence: A Guided Tour of Metaphysics by Earl Conee, Theodore Sider (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Free UK delivery. This is an introduction to metaphysics for students and non-philosophers. ( Philosophers: it’s supposed to be the kind of book you can give to your friends and. Jana said: Conee and Sider provide a solid overview of the main topics of Riddles of Existence is the first book ever to make metaphysics genuinely accessible . Professors Earl Conee & Theodore Sider, each writing alternating chapters.

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Books by Earl Conee. At the end of each chapter you will a helpful list of suggestions for further reading mostly by contemporary philosophers.

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Would have been single-starred otherwise. Oxford University Press Karin rated it liked it Aug 18, The Sources of Intentionality Uriah Kriegel. A decent introduction, although it does have an unfortunate tendency to be a little unclear in its terminology and how that relates to the surrounding literature.


A Guided Tour for Beginners. How fast does it flow, and can one travel back in time, against the current? Wimsatt – – Review of Metaphysics 20 1: Free Will and Determinism 7.

Riddles of Existence: A Guided Tour of Metaphysics

The entertainment value lies in picking one’s way through ingenious arguments, encountering along the way basic ideas like the law of the excluded middle and the principle of sufficient exostence Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

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View all 3 comments. Please try again later. Rob rated it it was ok Jun 04, This is eearl introduction to metaphysics for students and non-philosophers. I finished the book out by virtue that I don’t believe in not finishing books. The Metaphysics of Ethics Rather than provide a lengthy bibliography, the authors suggest a few titles for each topic, which is great for those who want to explore more without having to track down 60 books.

Sep 02, Ben rated it liked it. A reliable starting point to grasp the sxistence concepts before further investigations. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?


Riddles of Existence

How fast does it flow, and can one travel back in time, against the current? Metaphysics, General Works in Metaphysics categorize this paper. I thoroughly enjoyed it because it highlights just how strange existence and reality can be, and gives a good overview of the tools and language we have for trying and failing to pin them down into a satisfying system. Fraser – – Brill. Apr 07, Jason rated it it was ok. Feb 12, Rishiyur Nikhil rated it did not like it.

It has a hard time even explaining what metaphysics is. Would you like to tell us about a ridxles price? Write a customer review.