You are to write in the following topic:
Four-dimensionalism and the passage of time.
Must use book #1
Book #1. METAPHYSICS : the big questions, second edition, Peter Van Inwagen and Dean Zimmerman
(this book is part of the class also,it may be use to complement)
Book #2. METAPHYSICS: A guided tour for beginners
May use more sources if needed,but book #1 is a must.
6 pages word processed, double-space, with page numbering.
1.paper requires that it has a thesis– a position that addresses the issues to be discussed and the questions to be answered–and that you argued for the thesis.
2. develop your argument fully and clarify the points you make.
3. If necessary, you may include direct quotations (if quotations includes more than a few sentences, indent and single space it) If you include direct quotations or paraphrase the author,be sure to explain and analyze the material.
The paper will be graded on the basis of philosophical argument, analysis and clarity.