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Jesson, Greg

Works: 2 works in 16 publications in 1 language and 1,946 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: B945.B474, 191
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Most widely held works by Greg Jesson
Ontology and analysis : essays and recollections about Gustav Bergmann by Laird Addis( )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gustav Bergmann (1906-1987) was, arguably, the greatest ontologist of the twentieth century in pursuing the fundamental questions of first philosophy as deeply as any philosopher of any time. In 2006 and 2007, international conferences devoted solely to Bergmann's work were held at the University of Iowa in the USA, Université de Provence in France, and Università degli Studi Roma Tre in Italy. The papers in this volume were presented at the first of these conferences, in Iowa City, where Bergmann taught for nearly four decades after escaping from Europe, following the dissolution of the Vienn
Defending realism : ontological and epistemological investigations by Greg Jesson( )

8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essays collected in this volume explore the fundamental issues of philosophical realism, including metaphysical realism: Do things exist and have properties independently of being objects of thought or perception? epistemological realism: Is it possible to know any part of reality in and of itself? and ontological realism: Are there universals? This book provides a welcome resource for philosophers and for advanced philosophy students
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Ontology and analysis : essays and recollections about Gustav Bergmann
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