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Time, space, and philosophy

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space and time

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 260-262) and index.

    StatementChristopher Ray.
    SeriesPhilosophical issues in science
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD632 .R39 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 268 p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1866043M
    ISBN 100415032210, 0415032229
    LC Control Number90024118


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