Beispielbild für diese ISBN

An Introduction to Metaphysics of Knowledge

Simon, Yves R.

2 Bewertungen bei GoodReads
ISBN 10: 0823212629 / ISBN 13: 9780823212620
Verlag: Fordham University Press, 1990
Gebraucht Zustand very good
Verkäufer Nearfine Books (Brooklyn, NY, USA) Anzahl: 1

Bei weiteren Verkäufern erhältlich

Alle  Exemplare dieses Buches anzeigen

Gently used. Expect delivery in 20 days. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 9780823212620-3

Über diesen Titel:

Inhaltsangabe:

Although this book was first published more than half a century ago, the questions raised by Simon - what is the nature of knowledge? what kind of activity is it - to know? and what is involved in the development of human knowledge - are still with us. Amidst the confusion of current debates, Simon's treatment of these questions is clear indeed. To answer the first question, he develops the theory of "intentional" existence and its conditions. To solve the second problem, he explains at length the nature of immanent action and the sense in which knowledge is an activity and a quality. And with regard to the third question, he does not hesitate to face its many difficulties, including the necessity and the role of experimental knowledge, the role of material things in producing sensation, the contribution of sensible knowledge in the formation of concepts, the significance of judgements in the knowledge of truth, and the various forms of the active development of the mind. But if one had to describe Simon's objectives by reducing them to a single point, what Simon aimed to show was that an ontology of knowledge based on common experience disproves all idealism and leads to realism by strictest necessity.

Über den Autor:
Yves R. Simon is author of several books, including The Definition of Moral Virtue and The Tradition of Natural Law available from Fordham University Press.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Bibliografische Details

Titel: An Introduction to Metaphysics of Knowledge

Verlag: Fordham University Press

Erscheinungsdatum: 1990

Zustand: very good

Zahlungsarten

Zahlungsarten, die dieser Verkäufer akzeptiert

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue


Verkäufer Nearfine Books
Adresse: Brooklyn, NY, USA

AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 13. Juni 2014
Verkäuferbewertung 4 Sterne


Geschäftsbedingungen:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it is described on the Abebooks web sites. If
you are dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the
order has not arrived, you are eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery
date. If you have changed your mind about a book that you have ordered, please use the Ask
bookseller a question link to contact us and we will respond within 2 business days.


Versandinformationen:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.


Anbieterinformationen: Nearfine Books is a bookseller specialised in hard-to-find and out-of-print titles. We are based in London and New York.

Gebraucht kaufen
Preis: EUR 78,19 Währung umrechnen
Versand: EUR 3,72 Innerhalb USA Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
In den Warenkorb legen