By Ernest Sosa
Absolutely prolonged and revised, A better half to Metaphysics 2d Edition contains a component of specific overview essays from popular metaphysicians, and the addition of greater than 30 new encyclopedic entries, taking the variety of entries to over three hundred.
- Includes revisions to current encyclopedic entries
- Features greater than 30 all-new "A to Z" entries
- Offers a piece of in-depth, essays from popular metaphysicians
- Provides the main entire and up to date reference consultant for college students and pros alike
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