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The Metaphysics of Experience: A Companion to Whitehead's Process and Reality

Elizabeth M. Kraus

Abstract

This book styles itself as “a Sherpa guide to Process and Reality, whose function is to assist the serious reader in grasping the meaning of the text and to prevent falls into misinterpretation.” Although originally published in 1925, Process and Reality has perhaps even more relevance to the contemporary scene in physics, biology, psychology, and the social sciences than it had in the mid-twenties. Hence, its internal difficulty, its quasi-inaccessibility, is all the more tragic, since, unlike most metaphysical endeavors, it is capable of interpreting and unifying theories in the above scienc ... More

Keywords: metaphysics, Alfred North Whitehead, Process and Reality, modern philosophy

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1997 Print ISBN-13: 9780823217953
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: May 2019 DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823217953.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Elizabeth M. Kraus, author
Fordham University