By Dr Tuomas E. Tahko
Aristotelian (or neo-Aristotelian) metaphysics is presently present process whatever of a renaissance. This quantity brings jointly fourteen new essays from prime philosophers who're sympathetic to this notion of metaphysics, which takes its cue from the concept that metaphysics is the 1st philosophy. the first enter from Aristotle is methodological, yet many subject matters ordinary from his metaphysics might be mentioned, together with ontological different types, the position and interpretation of the existential quantifier, essence, substance, traditional forms, powers, strength, and the improvement of existence. the quantity mounts a powerful problem to the kind of ontological deflationism which has lately received a powerful foothold in analytic metaphysics. will probably be an invaluable source for students and complex scholars who're attracted to the principles and improvement of philosophy.