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PHIL2542
Module Reading List

Introduction to Metaphysics, 2017/18, Semester 2
Dr. Lea Salje
l.c.salje@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

The textbook for the course is:

Alyssa Ney, Metaphysics : an introduction, Routledge, 2014 (available at a discounted price at Blackwells)

 

 

Other required readings are:


Muhammed Ali Khalidi, ‘Three Kinds of Social Kinds’, in Philosophy and phenomenological research., Vol. XC No. 1, 2015

Philip Bricker and Koseph Melia, Chapter 3: Modality and Possible Worlds, in Sider, Hawthorne, & Zimmerman, Dean W. (eds.) (2008). Contemporary debates in metaphysics. Blackwell.

Daniel C. Dennett, ‘Where am I?’ in Brainstorms : philosophical essays on mind and psychology, MIT press, 1978

Akiko M. Frischhut, ‘What Experience Can’t Teach us About Time’, in Topoi., 34, 2015

David K. Lewis (1976). `The Paradoxes of Time Travel’. American philosophical quarterly. 13 (2):145-152.

David K. Lewis, ‘Causation’ (including postscript) in. Philosophical Papers: Volume 2. Oxford University Press, 1987.

Michael Tooley (1990). Causation: Reductionism versus realism. Philosophy and phenomenological research. 50:215-236.

Bernard Williams, ‘The Self and the Future’, in Philosophical review., Vol. 79. No. 2, 1970

This list was last updated on 14/01/2017