Temporal externalism

Philosophical Papers 32 (1):97-107 (2003)

Tom Stoneham
University of York
Abstract Temporal Externalism is the view that future events can contribute to determining the present content of our thoughts and utterances. Two objections to Temporal Externalism are discussed and rejected. The first is that Temporal Externalism has implausible consequences for the epistemology of biology and other taxonomic sciences (Brown, 2000). The second is that it is committed to implausible claims about dispositions
Keywords Biology  Consequence  Externalism  Science  Temporality
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DOI 10.1080/05568640309485115
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