Time and Cause: Essays Presented to Richard Taylor
Van Inwagen (Peter), Ed.
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BOOK ABSTRACT:

Chapters

    Preface – ix
  1. Time
    • J. J. C. Smart → Time And Becoming – 3
    • Roderick M. Chisholm → Beginnings And Endings – 17
    • Irving Thalberg → Fatalism Toward Past And Future – 27
    • Margery Bedford Naylor → Fatalism And Timeless Truth – 49
    • D. M. Armstrong → Identity Through Time – 67
  2. Causation1
    • Hector-Neri Castaneda → Causes, Energy And Constant Conjunctions – 81
    • Sydney Shoemaker → Causality2 And Properties – 109
    • Myles Brand → Simultaneous Causation3 – 137
    • Marshall Swain → Causation4 And Distinct Events – 155
    • Carl Ginet → The Conditional Analysis Of Freedom – 171
    • Keith Lehrer → Preferences, Conditionals And Freedom – 187
    • Timothy Duggan → Habit – 203
    • Raymond Martin → Explanatory Controversy In Historical Studies – 219
  3. Other Topics
    • R. M. Martin → Fact, Feeling, Faith, And Form – 239
    • Joel Feinberg → Absurd Self-Fulfillment – 255
    • Peter Van Inwagen → Philosophers And The Words 'Human Body' – 283

    Bibliography Of Richard Taylor – 301
    Notes On Contributors – 307
    Index – 309

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