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Cosmology, Including teleology, space and time, structure of matter, plurality of worlds

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  • Persistence and Spacetimeby Yuri Balashov

    Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 34.99

    Material objects persist through time and survive change. How do they manage to do so? What are the underlying facts of persistence? Do objects persist by being "wholly present" at all moments of time at which they exist? Or do they persist by having distinct "temporal segments" confined to the corresponding times? Are objects three-dimensional... more...

  • The Images of Timeby Robin Le Poidevin

    Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 26.99

    The Images of Time presents a philosophical investigation of the nature of time and the mind's ways of representing it. Robin Le Poidevin examines how we perceive time and change, the means by which memory links us with the past, the attempt to represent change and movement in art, and the nature of fictional time. These apparently disparate questions... more...

  • The Rediscovery of Wisdomby David Conway

    Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 168.00

    By reconstructing it and tracing its vicissitudes, David Conway rehabilitates a time-honoured conception of philosophy, originating in Plato and Aristotle, which makes theoretical wisdom its aim. Wisdom is equated with possessing a demonstrably correct understanding of why the world exists and has the broad character it does. Adherents of this conception... more...

  • Envisioning Nature, Science, and Religionby Jim Proctor

    Templeton Press 2011; US$ 37.99

    Contemporary scholarship has given rise to several different modes of understanding biophysical and human nature, each of which is entangled with related notions of science and religion. Envisioning Nature, Science, and Religion represents the culmination of three years of collaboration by an international group of fourteen natural scientists,... more...

  • Evidence and Faithby Charles Taliaferro

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 37.00

    A narrative history of philosophical reflection on religion from the seventeenth century to the present. more...

  • Tracking Timeby Dianne Irving

    Shell Education 2008; US$ 8.99

    Time is something that helps us keep track of our lives including things in the past, present, and future. Before, people used the sun and the cycle of the moon to tell the time. After many different contraptions were invented to measure time, advanced clocks, such a quartz crystal clocks, and atomic clocks were invented that help us keep track of... more...

  • Hort und Raumby Svend Hansen; Daniel Neumann; Tilmann Vachta

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 154.00

    The essays in this volume, which are conducted across a broad geographical range, reveal the great potentialof studyingBronze Age hoard sites.This volumeprovides a glimpseinto current research on Bronze Age hoard sites between the Baltic Sea and Carpathian Basin while also opening up new perspectives on a phenomenon often regarded as fully researched. more...

  • A World Without Timeby Palle Yourgrau

    Basic Books 2009; US$ 15.00

    A World Without Time , sets out to restore Godel to his rightful place in history and attempts to rescue the brilliant work he did with Albert Einstein. more...

  • Timely Topicsby George N. Schlesinger

    Palgrave Macmillan 1994; US$ 168.00

    The non-technical, basic yet familiar features of time are investigated, e.g. two novel, detailed arguments defending the common view that 'time rolls relentlessly' are advanced; a number of hitherto neglected fundamental differences between spatio-temporal location and every other physical property are discussed; the unresolved problem, why the past... more...

  • Raum und Zeitby Andreas Müller

    Springer 2012; US$ 19.95

    Raum und Zeit sind die große Bühne, auf der sich unser Leben und alle irdischen und kosmischen Vorgänge abspielen. Meist erleben wir Raum und Zeit als unveränderlich und unbeeinflussbar. Doch Raum und Zeit könnten Eigenschaften haben, von denen selbst Einstein nicht zu träumen wagte. Andreas Müller erläutert... more...