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Time, Persistence, and Causality: Towards a Dynamic View of Temporal Reality
Dissertation, Umeå University (2002)
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This dissertation is centered around a set of apparently conflicting intuitions that we may have about mathematics. On the one hand, we are inclined to believe that the theorems of mathematics are true. Since many of these theorems are existence assertions, it seems that if we accept them as true, we also commit ourselves to the existence of mathematical objects. On the other hand, mathematical objects are usually thought of as abstract objects that are nonspatiotemporal and causally inert. This makes (...) 