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Published: 01 November 2007

238 Pages | 2 tables, 11 figures


ISBN: 9780199229819

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The Four-Category Ontology

A Metaphysical Foundation for Natural Science

E. J. Lowe

Clarendon Press

  • A comprehensive metaphysical system fully explained and defended
  • Rigorous argument and close engagement with rival views and recent literature in its field
  • Novel solutions to many outstanding problems in metaphysics and the philosophy of science
  • Clearly written without unnecessary technicality, making it accessible to non-specialists and students
  • Divided into four independently intelligible parts for readers who want to approach the book selectively