• Nature
  • But in a sense this has gotten the cart before the horse, because above all Kant wants to show that the synthetic a priori judgments expressing the first principles of Kant's own metaphysics of nature are meaningful and true only if transcendental idealism is correct. (stanford.edu)
  • mere
  • metaphysics ought not to exist, do not exist, are a mere nothing. (dictionary.com)
  • Bradley , 1846-1924) We may agree, perhaps, to understand by Metaphysics an attempt to know reality as against mere appearance, or the study of first principles or ultimate truths, or again the effort to comprehend the universe, not simply piecemeal or by fragments, but somehow as a whole. (spaceandmotion.com)
  • nature
  • Included are the previously published articles 'On the Concept of 'the World,'' and 'Probing the Idea of Nature,' which Buchler wrote subsequent to Metaphysics of Natural Complexes as extensions and completions of the system. (google.com)
  • text
  • The presented text offers a basic overview of the terms and topics of the very wide philosophical discipline called metaphysics. (peterlang.com)