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1st Edition

Time and its Importance in Modern Thought

ISBN 9781138394032
Published June 2, 2020 by Routledge
322 Pages

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Book Description

Originally published in 1937.  This book is a classic work on the philosophy of time, looking at the pshychology, physics and logic of time before investigating the views of Kant, Bergson, Alexander, McTaggart and Dunne. The second half of the book contains more indepth consideration of prediction, the concepts of past and future, and reality.

Table of Contents

Introduction  Part 1: Analysis  1. Psychology  2. Physics  3. Logic  4. Metaphysics – Kant  5. Metaphysics – Bergson  6. Metaphysics - Alexander  7. Metaphysics - Mctaggart  8. Metaphysics - Dunne  Part 2: Synthesis  9. Prediction  10. Irreversibility  11. "Becoming"  12. Contingency  13. Reality

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