Process Studies 46 (2):157-185 (2017)

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M. Gregory Oakes Oakes
Winthrop University
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I call "material continuation" the fact of one material thing or event being followed by another in time. In this article, I address the question why material continuation obtains, as it seems to do. Johanna Seibt's theory of dynamism promises to explain material continuation by reference to Aristotle's concept of energeia. I argue that her account fails to explain how one thing at one time might be followed by another at another.
Keywords Major Philosophers  Philosophy and Religion  Religious Studies
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DOI 10.5840/process20174628
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