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- Oct 2020
According to the endurantist view, material objects are persisting three-dimensional individuals wholly present at every moment of their existence
But it’s really hard to see, because our human brains struggle to think about this Clock function as something for generating discrete snapshots of a clock, instead of representing a persistent thing that changes over time.
- timing is part of state
- Rich Harris
- important point
- different way of thinking about something
- theory of persistence and identity (temporal; metaphysics)
- hard to see
- key point
The perdurantist view is that an individual has distinct temporal parts throughout its existence.