Time travel: Processes and Paradoxes
UW Philosophers at Work
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Time travel is an exciting topic. It is explored not only in countless works of fiction, but also in extensive scientific and philosophical literatures. But different people imagine time travel differently, and the first main task of this talk is to sort out the numerous time travel processes that have been proposed. The second main task is to investigate the bewildering array of time travel paradoxes. Do the paradoxes show time travel to be impossible?
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