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Author Cockburn, David, 1949-

Title Other times : philosophical perspectives on past, present, and future / David Cockburn
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1997


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Description xiv, 355 pages ; 22 cm
Series Cambridge studies in philosophy
Cambridge studies in philosophy.
Contents Pt. 1. Time and tense. 1. Introduction. 2. Under the aspect of eternity. 3. The view from here. 4. Memory, emotions and the past. 5. The role of tense. 6. Tense and ontology. 7. The passage of time -- Pt. 2. Past, present and future. 8. The present. 9. The reality of the future. 10. Testimony, history and the real past -- Pt. 3. Time and eternity. 11. Time and eternity in Spinoza and Weil
Notes Discussions presented at seminars at Dept. of Philosophy, Abo Akademi, Finland and the Departments of Archaeology, History and Philosophy, University of Tromso, Norway
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 344-352) and index
Subject Tense (Logic)
LC no. 96050077
ISBN 0521592143 (hardback)