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By Elizabeth Barnes

This booklet showcases various perspectives on themes on the leading edge of present controversies within the box of metaphysics. it is going to supply readers a diverse and alive advent to the sphere, and canopy such key concerns as: modality, fundamentality, composition, the object/property contrast, and indeterminacy. The members comprise the most vital philosophers at the moment writing on those concerns. The questions and philosophers are:

  • Are there any participants on the basic point? / (1) Shamik Dasgupta (2) Jason Turner

  • Is there an goal distinction among crucial and unintended homes? / (1) Meghan Sullivan (2) Kris McDaniel and Steve Steward

  • Are there any worldly states of affairs? / (1) Daniel Nolan (2) Joseph Melia

  • Are there any intermediate states of affairs? / (1) Jessica Wilson (2) Elizabeth Barnes and Ross Cameron

  • Do traditional gadgets exist? / (1) Trenton Merricks (2) Helen Beebee

Editor Elizabeth Barnes publications readers via those controversies (all released right here for the 1st time), with a man-made advent and succinct abstracts of every debate.

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