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Inquiry into metaphysical contradictions and their solutions
Branch of metaphysics dealing with the nature of being
Study of parts & wholes they form/developed by logicians, ontologists, linguists, engineers, and computer scientists, especially those working in artificial intelligence
Theory of knowledge, especially with regard to its methods, validity, and scope/investigation of what distinguishes justified belief from opinion
Science of phenomena as distinct from that of the nature of being/approach that concentrates on the study of consciousness and the objects of direct experience
Study of 'end times', whether the end of an individual life, the end of the age, the end of the world and the nature of the Kingdom of God
Explanation of phenomena by the purpose/used in theology as an argument for the existence of God they serve rather than by postulated causes
Art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing, especially the use of figures of speech and other compositional techniques
Branch of philosophy that deals with the first principles of things, including abstract concepts such as being, knowing, substance, cause, identity, time, and space
Branch of philosophy that deals with the principles of beauty and artistic taste
Hypothetical being that is indistinguishable from a normal human being except in that it lacks conscious experience, qualia, or sentience
Doesn't hold rigidly to a single paradigm or set of assumptions/draws upon multiple theories, styles, or ideas to gain insights

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