Preface ; 1. The Measure of All Things ; 2. Change ; 3. A Box with No Sides? ; 4. Curves and Dimensions ; 5. The Beginning and End of Time ; 6. The Edge of Space ; 7. Infinity and Paradox ; 8. Does Time Pass? ; 9. The Cinematic Universe ; 10. Interfering with History ; 11. Other Times and Spaces ; 12. The Arrows of Time ; Concluding Thoughts ; Mr Dunne's Dream and Other Problems ; Further Reading ; Bibliography ; Index
Robin Le Poidevin is Professor of Metaphysics at the University of Leeds.
a lucid philosophical primer on space and time ...unquestionably mind-expanding stuff The Guardian This book is a fine introduction to many of the classical puzzles and paradoxes of space, time and the continuum ... Anyone new to these topics will find much to savour and ponder ... The writing is clear ... the pace is brisk. Barry Dainton, Times Literary Supplement