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Asymmetries in time : problems in the philosophy of science

Author: Paul Horwich
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this intriguing book Paul Horwich makes precise and explicit the interrelationships between time and a large number of philosophically important notions.

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Genre/Form: Zeit-Asymmetrie
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Horwich
ISBN: 0262580888 9780262580885 0262081644 9780262081641
OCLC Number: 14904159
Notes: "A Bradford book."
Description: xiii, 218 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Asymmetries --
Direction --
Anisotropy --
Entropy --
Knowledge --
Backward causation --
Time travel --
Causation --
Explanation --
Counterfactuals --
Decision --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Paul Horwich.

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