Do Time Travelers Suffer from Paradoxes?


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Daisuke Kachi
Saitama University
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In this paper I give consideration to some apparent impossibilities for the time travelers to the past. After criticizing the views of D. Lewis and K. Vihvelin, I will show in what sense they are really impossible.
Keywords time travel  philosophy of time
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DOI 10.4288/jafpos1956.15.95
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