Forum Philosophicum

Volume 14, Issue 2, Autumn 2009

Sebastian Tomasz Kołodziejczyk
Pages 175-191

Reference, Description, and Explanation. Where Metaphysics Went Wrong?

The classical arguments against metaphysics provided by Immanuel Kant, neopositivists and recently by analytical philosophers focus on the problem of meaning. In my paper I would like to shed a little bit of light on different dimensions of this problem in the metaphysical discourse and make a proposition how to overcome the difficulties that arise from this kind of discourse.