Philosophical Studies

, Volume 122, Issue 3, pp 213–225

The Presentist’s Dilemma

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Abstract

This paper defends three theses: (i) that presentism is either trivial or untenable; (ii) that the debate between tensed and tenseless theories of time is not about the status of presentism; and (iii) that there is no temporal analogue of the modal thesis of actualism.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Colgate University HamiltonNew YorkUSA

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