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Tense and Contradiction
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A-series and B-series A-series positions account of causal account of change actual affairs anti-realism anti-realist argument assumption background conditions backwards causation Cambridge change causal asymmetry causal connection causal criterion causal interaction causal loop causal order causal priority causal relations causal theory cause and effect Chapter consequence consider contradiction counterfactually dependent cushion deny doctrine entails example existence F and G follows genuine change identity incompatible properties individuals instants intrinsic properties intuition involve Leibniz Leibniz's Law Lewis's McTaggart's minimal thesis modal modal realism momentum Newton-Smith non-identical notation objects occur ontology past and future philosophical physical law possible worlds precisely predicate present fact principle probabilistic problem propositions purely spatial variation reality reductionism reductionist simultaneous causation Special Relativity statements Suppose temporal extension temporal order temporal relations temporal solipsism temporal solipsist tense logic tense operators tensed facts Tensed theory Tenseless theory theorist tion token topology true truth-conditions truth-value universe