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The Elements Of Metaphysics: Being A Guide For Lectures And Private Use

Paul Deussen

""The Elements of Metaphysics"" by Paul Deussen is a comprehensive guidebook for anyone interested in the study of metaphysics. The book is designed to serve as a guide for both lectures and private use, making it accessible to students and scholars alike. Deussen covers a wide range of topics in metaphysics, including the nature of reality, the relationship between mind and matter, the concept of causality, and the existence of God. He draws on a variety of philosophical traditions, including Indian and Western philosophy, to provide a well-rounded and nuanced perspective on these complex issues. The book is organized into six parts, each of which explores a different aspect of metaphysics. Part One provides an introduction to the field, while Part Two delves into the nature of reality and the concept of substance. Part Three explores the relationship between mind and matter, while Part Four examines the concept of causality. Part Five tackles the question of God's existence, and Part Six concludes with a discussion of the limits of human knowledge. Throughout the book, Deussen's writing is clear and concise, making even the most complex ideas accessible to readers. He provides numerous examples and illustrations to help readers understand key concepts, and he includes a comprehensive bibliography for further reading. Overall, ""The Elements of Metaphysics"" is an essential resource for anyone interested in the study of philosophy and metaphysics. It provides a thorough and insightful overview of the field, making it an ideal guide for students, scholars, and anyone interested in exploring the deepest questions of human existence.With An Appendix, Containing The Author�������s Address Before The Bombay Branch Of The Royal Asiatic Society On The Philosophy Of The Vedanta In Its Relations To Occidental Metaphysics.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jun 8th, 2006
  • Pages: 372
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.83in - 1.20lb
  • EAN: 9781428632110
  • Categories: MetaphysicsHinduism - GeneralAsia - South - General