Logo

Realist Magic: Objects, Ontology, Causality

Large book cover: Realist Magic: Objects, Ontology, Causality

Realist Magic: Objects, Ontology, Causality
by

Publisher: Open Humanities Press
ISBN-13: 9781607852025
Number of pages: 234

Description:
In this book, Timothy Morton explores what it means to say that a thing has come into being, that it is persisting, and that it has ended. Drawing from examples in physics, biology, ecology, art, literature and music, Morton demonstrates the counterintuitive yet elegant explanatory power of Object Oriented Ontology for thinking causality.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(5.7MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: The Complete AristotleThe Complete Aristotle
by - Feedbooks
Aristotle was a Greek philosopher who changed the course of Western philosophy. He has gone down in history as one of the greatest philosophers of all time. This collection of works has been adapted from the collection of The University of Adelaide.
(10831 views)
Book cover: A Philosophical DictionaryA Philosophical Dictionary
by - Wynne and Scholey
Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary is a series of short, radical essays that form a brilliant analysis of the social and religious conventions that then dominated eighteenth-century French thought. One of the masterpieces of the Enlightenment.
(8315 views)
Book cover: Skilful Thinking: An Introduction to Philosophical SkillsSkilful Thinking: An Introduction to Philosophical Skills
by - HSRC Press
Written in a down-to-earth style, this books guides students through the skills that enable them to analyze texts, critically evaluate arguments, and present it clearly. The book also offers advice on studying, time management and exam preparation.
(10908 views)
Book cover: The Science of RightThe Science of Right
by
The Science of Right has for its object the principles of all the laws which it is possible to promulgate by external legislation. Where there is such a legislation, it becomes, in actual application to it, a system of positive right and law.
(6673 views)