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Definition of the noun Metaphilosophy
What does Metaphilosophy mean as a name of something?
- [philosophy] The study of the subject and matter, methods and aims of philosophy.
- Metaphilosophy is ‘the investigation of the nature of philosophy.’ Its subject matter includes the aims of philosophy, the boundaries of philosophy, and its methods. It is considered by some to be a subject apart from philosophy, while others see it as automatically a part of philosophy, and still others see it as a combination of these subjects. The interest in metaphilosophy led to the establishment of the journal Metaphilosophy in January 1970.
- also known as 元哲学
- Metaphilosophy is a peer-reviewed academic journal covering metaphilosophy. It is abstracted and indexed by PhilPapers and the Philosopher's Index.
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by Randall Auxier, Douglas Anderson, Lewis Hahn
Putnam's creative interpretation of Wittgenstein's metaphilosophy is a fascinating and gallant attempt to move Wittgenstein closer to Dewey ...
by Jonathan Rée, J.O. Urmson
Metaphilosophy is theory about the nature of philosophy. MetaphorARISTOTLEspoke oftheuseofmetaphor asa 'signof genius'.Hisown definition, in the Poetics, is a useful starting point: 'the application to one thing of a name ...
by Edward Craig
Mulla Sadra' s metaphilosophy was based on existence as the sole constituent of reality, and rejected any role for quiddities or essences in the external world Existence was for him at once a single unity and an internally articulated dynamic ...
by Simon Blackburn
of words mereological sum mereology merit MerleauPonty, Maurice Mersenne, Marin metaethics metahistory metalanguage metalogic metamathematics metamerism metaphilosophy metaphor metaphysics metempsychosis method method ...
by Michael Proudfoot, A.R. Lacey
', Metaphilosophy, 2002.
American and Global Perspectives by David S. Clark
” Metaphilosophy 31:469– 91.
by Elmar Waibl
< metaphilosophy epiphysis s Epiphyse f (nat) —-) pineal gland epistemic ...
by Julia Watkin
Durfee: Metaphilosophy in the Shadow of ...
by S. George Philander
Researchers study gender research, history of philosophical ideas, metaphilosophy, philosophy and history of science, philosophy of social sciences , practical ...
by Duncan Richter
Wittgenstein's Metaphilosophy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. Hota, Sabita Rani. Philosophy in Linguistic Perspectives: (Study in the Philosophy of Wittgenstein, Ryle and Austin). Meerut, India: Anu Books, 2002. Hubík, Stanislav.
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Scrabble value of M3E1T1A1P3H4I1L1O1S1O1P3H4Y4
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