Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press (1999)

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Jeremy Butterfield
Cambridge University
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These nine essays address fundamental questions about time in philosophy, physics, linguistics, and psychology. Are there facts about the future? Could we affect the past? In physics, general relativity and quantum theory give contradictory treatments of time. So in the current search for a theory of quantum gravity, which should give way: general relativity or quantum theory? In linguistics and psychology, how does our language represent time, and how do our minds keep track of it?
Keywords Time Philosophy
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Call number BD638.A74 1999
ISBN(s) 0197263461   9780197263464   0197262074
DOI 10.1023/a:1010654609130
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