The metaphysics of mortals: death, immortality, and personal time

Philosophical Studies 173 (12):3271-3299 (2016)
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Cody Gilmore
University of California, Davis
Abstract
Personal time, as opposed to external time, has a certain role to play in the correct account of death and immortality. But saying exactly what that role is, and what role remains for external time, is not straightforward. I formulate and defend accounts of death and immortality that specify these roles precisely.
Keywords Death  Immortality  Personal Time  Time  Time Travel  Circular time  Cyclic time  Infinity  Metaphysics  Personal Identity
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DOI 10.1007/s11098-016-0663-x
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