The Philosophy of Time by Robin Le Poidevin

The Philosophy of Time

EditorRobin Le Poidevin, Murray MacBeath

Paperback | December 1, 1968

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This volume provides a balanced set of reviews which introduce the central topics in the philosophy of time. This is the first introductory anthology on the subject to appear for many years; the contributors are distinguished, and two of the essays are specially written for this collection.In their introduction, the editors summarise the background to the debate, and show the relevance of issues in the philosophy of time for other branches of philosophy and for science.

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Robin Le Poidevin was a Research Fellow at the University of St Andrews (1988-9) and Lecturer in Philosophy at Oriel College, Oxford (1987). He lives in Farnhill, West Yorkshire. Andrew MacBeath lives in Dunblane, Perthshire.
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Title:The Philosophy of TimeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:236 pages, 8.07 × 5.31 × 0.59 inPublished:December 1, 1968Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0198239998

ISBN - 13:9780198239994

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`Outstanding new anthology ... this book - while "introductory" in its potential role as a prelude to more directed studies in time - includes papers that will be inaccessible to many undergraduates ... invaluable for a graduate seminar on time ... Le Poidevin and MacBeath have crafted animportant compilation of recent works useful for professionals and for advanced students in the metaphysics of time. As the newest volume in the Oxford Readings in Philosophy, this book makes an outstanding addition to an already distinguished series.'Teaching Philosophy