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Four-Dimensionalism: An Ontology of Persistence and Time

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Lucid, absorbing, and original, this book defends the theory that the material world is composed of temporal as well as spatial parts. Along the way, it addresses many topics on the metaphysics of time and identity. These include the status of past and future objects, the nature of motion and change, the existence of composite objects, and examples involving two things in ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published July 31st 2003 by Clarendon Press (first published October 25th 2001)
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This book should have four stars, but I've read it twice and still have almost no idea what I've read. Recommended for people with deep metaphysics backgrounds, as anything less will result in a lot of scratch-you-head moments.
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