McTaggart's Paradox and Temporal Solipsism

@article{Craig2001McTaggartsPA,
  title={McTaggart's Paradox and Temporal Solipsism},
  author={William Lane Craig},
  journal={Australasian Journal of Philosophy},
  year={2001},
  volume={79},
  pages={32 - 44}
}
  • W. Craig
  • Published 1 March 2001
  • Philosophy
  • Australasian Journal of Philosophy
Undoubtedly the most celebrated argument against an A-Theory of time is the attempt by the British idealist J.M.E. McTaggart to demonstrate that a temporally ordered series of events, each possessing various tense determinations, is self-contradictory or leads to a vicious infinite regress of tense determinations. Although McTaggart himself regarded his demonstration as a proof that time does not exist, certain contemporary B-theorists employ versions of his argument to prove the unreality of… 

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