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The Resource From physics to politics : the metaphysical foundations of modern philosophy, Robert C. Trundle, Jr. ; with a foreword by Peter A. Redpath

From physics to politics : the metaphysical foundations of modern philosophy, Robert C. Trundle, Jr. ; with a foreword by Peter A. Redpath

Label
From physics to politics : the metaphysical foundations of modern philosophy
Title
From physics to politics
Title remainder
the metaphysical foundations of modern philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Robert C. Trundle, Jr. ; with a foreword by Peter A. Redpath
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trundle, Robert C.
Dewey number
121
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Redpath, Peter A
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  • Truth
  • Ideology
  • Philosophy, Modern
  • Metaphysics
Label
From physics to politics : the metaphysical foundations of modern philosophy, Robert C. Trundle, Jr. ; with a foreword by Peter A. Redpath
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-180) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Doubt and Science
  • The Senses
  • Dreaming
  • Evil and Rationality
  • Science and Certainty
  • Idea of the Self
  • Idea of a Perfect God
  • Idea of an External World
  • Empirico-Theoretical Challenges
  • An Empiricist Metaphysics of Skepticism
  • Introduction: Enlightenment's Paradigm Physics
  • First-Level Skepticism: Sense Impressions vs. External Reality
  • Scientific Truth: Correspondence to Sensations?
  • Sensations and 'Phenomena Themselves'
  • Second-Level Skepticism: Cause and Effect
  • Causality as a Principle of Association
  • Causality With One Hand; Taking it Back
  • An Anomalous Logic of Causality
  • Third-Level Skepticism: Problem of Induction
  • Induction and Uniformity of Nature
  • Nature of 'Inductive Deductions'
  • From Metaphysics to Physics
  • From Self-Refuting Inductions to Skepticism
  • Skeptical Shift: From an Ideal of Physics to Politics
  • The Shift in Response to a Problem
  • Enlightenment and Reformation
  • Turning to a Scientific Paradigm
  • Practical and Theoretical Consequences
  • Practical Import: 'Critical Thinking' a Euphemism
  • Theoretical Import: Rational and Irrational Interpretations
  • Swan Song of Copernican Interpretations
  • Interpretive Categories From a False Judgment?
  • Physics: Paradigm for Philosophy
  • False Judgment Underlying Physics?
  • Physics Without Metaphysics
  • From Denying Metaphysics to Politics
  • Philosophy and Anti-Metaphysics
  • Metaphysical Dilemmas
  • Dilemmas of Politicization
  • Physics and a Metaphysical Rationalism
  • Second Thoughts on the Enlightenment?
Control code
ocm45730774
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 190 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585317106
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45730774
Label
From physics to politics : the metaphysical foundations of modern philosophy, Robert C. Trundle, Jr. ; with a foreword by Peter A. Redpath
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-180) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Doubt and Science
  • The Senses
  • Dreaming
  • Evil and Rationality
  • Science and Certainty
  • Idea of the Self
  • Idea of a Perfect God
  • Idea of an External World
  • Empirico-Theoretical Challenges
  • An Empiricist Metaphysics of Skepticism
  • Introduction: Enlightenment's Paradigm Physics
  • First-Level Skepticism: Sense Impressions vs. External Reality
  • Scientific Truth: Correspondence to Sensations?
  • Sensations and 'Phenomena Themselves'
  • Second-Level Skepticism: Cause and Effect
  • Causality as a Principle of Association
  • Causality With One Hand; Taking it Back
  • An Anomalous Logic of Causality
  • Third-Level Skepticism: Problem of Induction
  • Induction and Uniformity of Nature
  • Nature of 'Inductive Deductions'
  • From Metaphysics to Physics
  • From Self-Refuting Inductions to Skepticism
  • Skeptical Shift: From an Ideal of Physics to Politics
  • The Shift in Response to a Problem
  • Enlightenment and Reformation
  • Turning to a Scientific Paradigm
  • Practical and Theoretical Consequences
  • Practical Import: 'Critical Thinking' a Euphemism
  • Theoretical Import: Rational and Irrational Interpretations
  • Swan Song of Copernican Interpretations
  • Interpretive Categories From a False Judgment?
  • Physics: Paradigm for Philosophy
  • False Judgment Underlying Physics?
  • Physics Without Metaphysics
  • From Denying Metaphysics to Politics
  • Philosophy and Anti-Metaphysics
  • Metaphysical Dilemmas
  • Dilemmas of Politicization
  • Physics and a Metaphysical Rationalism
  • Second Thoughts on the Enlightenment?
Control code
ocm45730774
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 190 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585317106
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45730774

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