Metaphysics: Notion of Cause
H umes problem of causation events-spatio-temporal- do they have pastness, presentness,
f utur i ty?
Causation is linked to the concept of change. i.e. The collapse of a bridge what was the
t rue and definitive reason? What is
analyt ic philosophy
ent al philosophy E.
T he Kantism response to Hume the phenomenal world=>The world as i t appears
The noumenal world=> The world in i tself.
I t might seem that :
Space t ime causation
Metaphysics PHI 3500
Logic and metaphysics go hand and hand for this course.
Fundamental structure of reality as a whole.
Western analytical tradition.
Metaphysics emerged from:
Greek Antiquity- pre-socratics, Plato, Aristotle
Middle ages-> Augustine