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 top philosophers who're sympathetic to this belief of metaphysics, which takes its cue from the concept that metaphysics is the 1st philosophy. the first enter from Aristotle is methodological, yet many topics prevalent from his metaphysics could be mentioned, together with ontological different types, the position and interpretation of the existential quantifier, essence, substance, usual forms, powers, strength, and the improvement of existence. the amount mounts a robust problem to the kind of ontological deflationism which has lately won a robust foothold in analytic metaphysics. it is going to be an invaluable source for students and complex scholars who're attracted to the principles and improvement of philosophy.