E: Holism

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Companion to Metaphysics
Subtitle of host publicationSecond Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781405152983
StatePublished - Apr 9 2009

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Arts and Humanities(all)


  • Haecceity- is a thisness (from the Latin haec) prevails upon the idea that among the properties of an object, there is the property of being that very object
  • Hegel - The culmination of the world is, not nature but spirit
  • Hermeneutics -tradition of thought that deals with the understanding and interpretation of meaning
  • Historicism- Description of designate methodological positions of widely divergent, even oponents
  • Holism- A property is holistic just in case if anything has it then indefinitely many other things too have

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