Princeton University Library Catalog

Emergence : a philosophical account / Paul Humphreys.

Author:
Humphreys, Paul [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Description:
1 online resource
Summary note:
'Emergence' develops a novel account of diachronic ontological emergence called transformational emergence and locates it in an established historical framework. The author shows how many problems affecting ontological emergence result from a dominant but inappropriate metaphysical tradition and provides a comprehensive assessment of current theories of emergence.
Notes:
Previously issued in print: 2016.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Target audience:
Specialized.
Source of description:
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on October 31, 2016).
Subject(s):
Emergence (Philosophy) [Browse]
Other title(s):
Oxford scholarship online.
ISBN:
9780190620356 (ebook) :
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