Substantivalism, Relationism, and Structural Spacetime Realism

  title={Substantivalism, Relationism, and Structural Spacetime Realism},
  author={Mauro Dorato},
A historian of 20 century philosophy of science that were to consider the recent renaissance of studies on the ontological status of spacetime would certainly notice a significant shift of interest toward metaphysical issues previously scorned by neopositivists philosophers. Some philosophers more inclined toward historical analysis have complained about the audacious tendency of some contemporary philosophers of space and time to portray Newton and Leibniz (see Alexander 1956) as defenders of… CONTINUE READING
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