Metaphysics: Possibility, Scope and Concerns, Appearance and Reality, Being, Becoming, Essence and Existence.
Substance: Aristotle’s Account, Substance and Properties, Kinds and Activity. The Debate between Rationalism and Empiricism, Process View of Reality.
Causation: Causation and Regularity, Causation and Conditionals, Relata of Causation.
Space: Nature and Dimensions, Theories, Absolute and Relational, Appearance or Reality.
Time: Nature and Direction, Passage of Time, Theories, Absolute and Relational, Appearance or Reality.
Relation between Space and Time.
Universals and Particulars: Distinctions, Varieties, Abstract Entities, Nominalism, Resemblance, Classes.
Realism: Classical and Contemporary.
Mind and Body: Dualism and Materialism, Contemporary Debates.
Self-Knowledge and Self-Identity: Memory Criterion, Body Criterion, The Primitiveness of the Concept of the Person.