Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2017

160 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474404143

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Whitehead's Metaphysics of Power

Reconstructing Modern Philosophy

Pierfrancesco Basile

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Shows how Whitehead's metaphysics of power and events is deeply rooted in mainstream Western philosophy
  • Illustrates how our understanding of the great masters of the past--Descartes, Locke, Hume, Leibniz and Spinoza--benefit from viewing them from the standpoint of Whitehead's metaphysics
  • Provides a critical assessment of Whitehead's metaphysics and his overall philosophy

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