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These are just some of the fundamental questions addressed in Time and Space. Writing for a primary readership of advanced undergraduate and graduate philosophy students, Barry Dainton introduces the central ideas and arguments that make space and time such philosophically challenging topics.
Although recognising that many issues in the philosophy of time and space involve These are just some of the fundamental questions addressed in Time and Space.
Although recognising that many issues in the philosophy of time and space involve technical features dainon physics, Dainton has been careful to keep the conceptual issues accessible to students with little scientific or mathematical training.
Surveying historical debates and ideas at the forefront of contemporary thinking, the book is unrivaled in its coverage.
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Topics include McTaggart’s argument for the unreality of change; static, tensed, and dynamic time; time travel and causal arrows; space as void, motion, and dainon spac; as well as a non-technical introduction to the special theory of relativity and the key features of general relativity, spacetime, and strings.
Dainton also addresses the relationship between the philosophy of time and broader human concerns involving actions, ethics, fatalism, and death. Paperbackpages. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about Time and Spaceplease sign up.
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