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A Companion to the Philosophy of Time presents the broadest treatment of this subject yet; 32 specially commissioned articles - written by an international line-up of experts – provide an unparalleled reference work for students and specialists alike in this exciting field.The most comprehensive reference work on the philosophy of time currently availableThe first collection to tackle the historical development of the philosophy of time in addition to covering contemporary workProvides a tripartite approach in its organization, covering history of the philosophy of time, time as a feature of the physical world, and time as a feature of experienceIncludes contributions from both distinguished, well-established scholars and rising stars in the fieldContent: Chapter 1 Heraclitus and Parmenides (pages 7–29): Ronald C. HoyChapter 2 Zeno's Paradoxes (pages 30–46): Niko StrobachChapter 3 Aristotle on Time and Change (pages 47–58): Andrea FalconChapter 4 Determinism, Fatalism, and Freedom in Stoic Philosophy (pages 59–72): Ricardo SallesChapter 5 Creation and Eternity in Medieval Philosophy (pages 73–86): Jon McGinnisChapter 6 Newton's Philosophy of Time (pages 87–101): Eric SchliesserChapter 7 Classical Empiricism (pages 102–119): Lorne FalkensteinChapter 8 Kant and Time?Order Idealism (pages 120–134): Andrew BrookChapter 9 Husserl and the Phenomenology of Temporality (pages 135–150): Shaun GallagherChapter 10 The Emergence of a New Family of Theories of Time (pages 151–166): John BigelowChapter 11 The B?Theory in the Twentieth Century (pages 167–182): Joshua MozerskyChapter 12 Time in Classical and Relativistic Physics (pages 184–200): Gordon BelotChapter 13 Time in Cosmology (pages 201–219): Chris SmeenkChapter 14 On Time in Quantum Physics (pages 220–241): Jeremy ButterfieldChapter 15 Time in Quantum Gravity (pages 242–261): Nick Huggett, Tiziana Vistarini and Christian WuthrichChapter 16 The Arrow of Time in Physics (pages 262–281): David WallaceChapter 17 Time and Causation (pages 282–300): Mathias FrischChapter 18 Time Travel and Time Machines (pages 301–314): Douglas KutachChapter 19 The Passage of Time (pages 315–327): Simon ProsserChapter 20 Time and Tense (pages 328–344): Heather DykeChapter 21 Presentism, Eternalism, and the Growing Block (pages 345–364): Kristie MillerChapter 22 Change and Identity Over Time (pages 365–386): Dana Lynne GoswickChapter 23 The Perception of Time (pages 387–409): Barry DaintonChapter 24 Transcendental Arguments and Temporal Experience1 (pages 410–431): Georges DickerChapter 25 Memory (pages 432–443): Jordi FernandezChapter 26 Time in Mind (pages 444–469): Julian Kiverstein and Valtteri ArstilaChapter 27 The Representation of Time in Agency (pages 470–485): Holly AndersenChapter 28 Temporal Indexicals (pages 486–506): John PerryChapter 29 Time – The Emotional Asymmetry (pages 507–520): Caspar HareChapter 30 Evolutionary Explanations of Temporal Experience (pages 521–534): Heather Dyke and James MaclaurinChapter 31 Time and Freedom (pages 535–548): Robin Le PoidevinChapter 32 Time and Morality (pages 549–562): Krister Bykvist
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