Damiano Costa
University Of Italian Switzerland
Bonaventure is sometimes taken to be an ante litteram champion of the four-dimensional theory of persistence. I argue that this interpretation is incorrect: Bonaventure was no four-dimensionalist.
Keywords Bonaventure  Persistence  Three-dimensionalism  Four-dimensionalism  Permanence and succession  Temporal parts  Medieval metaphysics
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Reprint years 2019, 2020
DOI 10.1080/09608788.2019.1641468
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