Space, supervenience and substantivalism

Article English OPEN
Le Poidevin, R.;
  • Publisher: Blackwell Publishing

[FIRST PARAGRAPH]\ud \ud Consider a straight line on a flat surface running from point A to C and passing though B. Suppose the distance AB to be four inches, and the distance BC to be six inches. We can infer that the distance AC is ten inches. Of all geometrical infer... View more
  • References (9)

    Butterfield, J. 1984. Relationism and Possible Worlds. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 35: 101-116.

    Dainton, B. 2001. Time and Space. Chesham: Acumen.

    Earman, J. 1989. World Enough and Space-Time: Absolute versus Relational Theories of Space and Time. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.

    Grünbaum, A. 1970. Space, Time and Falsifiability. Philosophy of Science 37: 469- 588.

    Loux, M. J. 2002. Metaphysics: A Contemporary Introduction. London: Routledge.

    Nerlich, G. 1994. The Shape of Space, 2nd edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Newton-Smith, W.H. 1980. The Structure of Time. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul.

    Simons, P. 2000. Truth-Maker Optimalism. Logique & Analyse 169-170: 17-41.

    Sklar, L. 1985. Philosophy and Spacetime Physics. Berkeley: University of California Press.

  • Metrics
Share - Bookmark