In Michael J. Raven (ed.), Routledge Handbook of Metaphysical Grounding. New York: pp. 20-32 (2020)

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Phil Corkum
University of Alberta
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Is there grounding in ancient philosophy? To ask a related but different question: is grounding a useful tool for the scholar of ancient philosophy? These questions are difficult, and my goal in this paper is not so much to give definitive answers as to clarify the questions. I hope to direct the student of contemporary metaphysics towards passages where it may be fruitful to look for historical precedent. But I also hope to offer the student of ancient philosophy some guidance on when drawing on the contemporary discussion of grounding may be beneficial.
Keywords grounding, ancient philosophy, aristotle, plato
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