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Counterfactuals  

Julian Reiss

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Aug 2012
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Nov 2012
This article, which is concerned with counterfactuals insofar as they relate to causal inference about singular events, concentrates on counterfactuals that are closely connected to claims ... More

Presentism  

Thomas M. Crisp

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Sep 2005
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Sep 2009
Presentism, roughly, is the thesis that only the present is real. The opposite view is eternalism or four-dimensionalism, the thesis that reality consists of past, present, and future ... More

Time  

D. H. Mellor

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Nov 2007
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Sep 2009
Many scientists, and some philosophers, still accept the canard that there is no such thing as progress in philosophy. There is no better way to scotch this canard than to see how far the ... More

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