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Metaphysics: The Basics is a concise and fascinating creation to the philosophical learn of the area and universe within which we are living. serious about questions about truth, lifestyles, time, identification and alter, metaphysics has lengthy interested humans yet to the uninitiated a number of the matters and difficulties can look very complicated. during this energetic and lucid ebook, Michael Rea examines and explains key questions within the research of metaphysics such as:

• Can issues be within the related position on the similar time?

• Do creatures of fiction exist?

• Are people loose?

• Is time trip possible?

• Is there only one global or many worlds?

With a word list of key words and proposals for additional studying, the booklet considers key philosophical arguments round Metaphysics, making this a fantastic place to begin for an individual looking a whole advent to the debates either inside of and approximately metaphysics.

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