Four-dimensionalism : an ontology of persistence and time (Computer file, 2004) []
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Four-dimensionalism : an ontology of persistence and time

Four-dimensionalism : an ontology of persistence and time

Author: Theodore Sider
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2004.
Series: Oxford Scholarship Online
Edition/Format:   Computer file : EnglishView all editions and formats

'Four-Dimensionalism' defends the thesis that the material world is composed of temporal as well as spatial parts. Along the way many topics concerning the metaphysics of time and identity over time  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Theodore Sider
ISBN: 019924443X 9780199244430 0199263523 9780199263523
OCLC Number: 177340883
Notes: Digitalisat der Druck-Ausg. Oxford, 2001.
Awards: Winner of Winner of the 2003 American Philosophical Association Prize.
Description: Online-Ressource.
Contents: Introduction ; 1. The Four-Dimensional Picture ; 2. Against Presentism ; 3. Three- and Four-Dimensionalism Stated ; 4. In Favor of Four-Dimensionalism Part 1 ; 5. In Favor of Four-Dimensionalism Part 2: The Best Unified Theory of the Paradoxes of Coincidence ; 6. Arguments against Four-Dimensionalism ; Bibliography, Index
Series Title: Oxford Scholarship Online
Responsibility: Theodore Sider.


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For many years to come, this is sure to be the locus classicus with respect to which all those engaged with the literature on persistence must position themselves. * Kathrin Koslicki, Philosophical Read more...

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