The Philosophy of Time

20 April, 2016 (Week 2)

Michael De, University of Konstanz


The problem of change/temporary intrinsics



Perdurantism is the counterintuitive, but scientifically acceptable, view that things persist in virtue of being sums of momentary temporal parts. (This will be qualified later.)

Folations of spacetime
From Brian Greene's The Fabric of the Cosmos

Temporalism vs eternalism

Temporalism vs eternalism