By Jiyuan Yu
This e-book develops a brand new interpretation of Aristotle's Metaphysics. via exploring the importance of the lengthy overlooked contrast among being in regards to different types and being with reference to potentiality and reality, the writer provides that Aristotle's technological know-how of being has certain elements: an research of the elemental parts of fact when it comes to different types, predication, and definition, and an research which bargains with switch, procedure, and order of the world.
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