Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
Adrian Bardon's A Brief History of the Philosophy of Time is a short introduction to the history, philosophy, and science of the study of time-from the pre-Socratic philosophers through Einstein and beyond. A Brief History of the Philosophy of Time covers subjects such as time and change, the experience of
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-07 - Publisher: OUP Oxford
This is the first comprehensive book on the philosophy of time. Leading philosophers discuss the metaphysics of time, our experience and representation of time, the role of time in ethics and action, and philosophical issues in the sciences of time, especially quantum mechanics and relativity theory.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-24 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
The book is the first major study of the philosophy of Elizabeth Anscombe (1919-2001), who as well as being a friend and student of Wittgenstein's (and his main English translator) was an extremely important philosopher in her own right, of international standing. She wrote over a wide range of topics,