Does Nature stay what it is?

Grant, I. H. (2010) Does Nature stay what it is? In: Bryant, L., Harman, G. and Srnicek, N., eds. (2010) The Speculative Turn: Continental Materialism and Realism. Melbourne: Re:Press. ISBN 9780980668346

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Abstract

The problem addressed in this paper is twofold. Firstly, what are the implications of a powers metaphysics for materialism? Secondly, assuming power to be an antithetical concept to substance, what becomes of the idea of nature under such a metaphysics? The paper was written for the second international Speculative Realism Workshop, and is published in The Speculative Turn, eds. Bryant, Harman and Srnicek, 2010.

Item Type:Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords:nature, philosophy
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences > Department of Health and Social Sciences
Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education
ID Code:11702
Deposited By: Dr I. Grant
Deposited On:14 Jan 2011 16:04
Last Modified:10 Oct 2013 21:26

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