By K.J. Perszyk

concerns surrounding the prestige and nature of `nonexistent items' represent certainly one of philosophy's oldest and densest thickets. during this publication Perszyk takes his readers surefootedly via this thicket, educated either traditionally and on the point of latest dialogue of correct topics. His major target is to advance a `bundle' or `set of houses' interpretation of Meinong's conception of nonexistent gadgets (as against a collection of homes neo-Meinongian metaphysics), and to protect this nonstandard interpretation opposed to competing perspectives in either the philosophical and scholarly literature on Meinong. The Meinong who emerges is neither the hero nor the villain his associates and foes have typically led us to believe.
This in actual fact written publication is a necessary addition either to the literature on Meinong and to modern metaphysics of modality. It is written for college students and execs drawn to those, and comparable, areas.

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