The A-Theory of Time, Presentism, and Open Theism

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationScience and Religion in Dialogue
Number of pages21
ISBN (Print)9781405189217
StatePublished - Jan 29 2010

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Arts and Humanities(all)


  • A-Theories and B-Theories
  • A-theory of time, presentism, and open theism
  • Avoiding ontological commitment to undesirable entities
  • Competing versions of the A-Theory
  • Open theism and A-theory of time
  • Open theists are libertarians
  • Presentism, a trivial truth
  • The "Truthmaker" argument

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Zimmerman, D. (2010). The A-Theory of Time, Presentism, and Open Theism. In Science and Religion in Dialogue (Vol. 2, pp. 789-809). Wiley-Blackwell.