Space and Time pp 198-211 | Cite as

Times and the Topology of Time

  • Richard Swinburne


IN Chapter 2 we considered the question whether it made sense to suppose that there was more than one space, and we concluded that it did. In this chapter we must ask the corresponding question about time.


Physical Object Local Motion Material Object Temporal Instant Transitive Relation 
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© Richard Swinburne 1968

Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard Swinburne
    • 1
  1. 1.University of HullUK

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