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By Tuomas E. Tahko

How will we come to understand metaphysical truths? How does metaphysical inquiry paintings? Are metaphysical debates huge? those are the questions which represent metametaphysics. This booklet, the 1st systematic scholar advent devoted to metametaphysics, discusses the character of metaphysics - its method, epistemology, ontology and our entry to metaphysical wisdom. It offers scholars with an organization grounding within the fundamentals of metametaphysics, masking a extensive diversity of themes in metaontology similar to life, quantification, ontological dedication and ontological realism. modern perspectives are mentioned besides these of Quine, Carnap and Meinong. Going past the metaontological debate, thorough remedy is given to novel subject matters in metametaphysics, together with grounding, ontological dependence, fundamentality, modal epistemology, intuitions, notion experiments and the connection among metaphysics and technology. The publication could be an important source for these learning complicated metaphysics, philosophical technique, metametaphysics, epistemology and the philosophy of science.

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