Oxford University Press (2006)

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Craig Bourne
University of Hertfordshire
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How can we talk meaningfully about the past if it does not exist to be talked about? What gives time its direction? Is time travel possible? This defence of presentism - the view that only the present exists - makes an original contribution to a fast growing and exciting debate.
Keywords Time Philosophy
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Reprint years 2007, 2009
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Call number BD638.B69 2006
ISBN(s) 9780199212804   0199212805   9780199568215   0199568219
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