Aristotle on Meaning and Essence

Aristotle on Meaning and Essence

by David Charles
     
 

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David Charles presents a major new study of Aristotle's views on meaning, essence, necessity, and related topics. These interconnected views are central to Aristotle's metaphysics, philosophy of language, and philosophy of science, and are also highly relevant to current philosophical debates. Charles aims to reach a clear understanding of Aristotle's claims and

Overview

David Charles presents a major new study of Aristotle's views on meaning, essence, necessity, and related topics. These interconnected views are central to Aristotle's metaphysics, philosophy of language, and philosophy of science, and are also highly relevant to current philosophical debates. Charles aims to reach a clear understanding of Aristotle's claims and arguments, to assess their truth, and to evaluate their importance to ancient and modern philosophy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199256730
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
02/13/2003
Series:
Oxford Aristotle Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

David Charles is Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy at Oriel College, Oxford.

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