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By Michael P. Lynch

Is fact aim or relative? What exists independently of our minds? The essays during this booklet debate those questions, that are one of the oldest of philosophical concerns and feature vexed virtually each significant thinker, from Plato, to Kant, to Wittgenstein. Fifteen eminent participants carry clean views, renewed strength, and unique solutions to debates of serious curiosity either inside of philosophy and within the tradition at large.

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