DOI: 10.4324/9780415249126-N019-1
Version: v1,  Published online: 1998
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References and further reading

  • Bennett, J. (1988) Events and Their Names, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

    (An analytic assessment of rival views of events, concluding that they are facts.)

  • Davidson, D. (1980) Essays on Actions and Events, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

    (A collection of articles arguing for and applying the view that events are particulars.)

  • Kim, J. (1976) ‘Events as property exemplifications’, in M. Brand and D. Walton (eds) Action Theory, Dordrecht: Reidel, 159–177.

    (Referred to in §2 above. Equates events with things having properties at times.)

  • Lombard, L.B. (1986) Events: A Metaphysical Study, London: Routledge & Kegan Paul.

    (Argues that events are changes.)

  • Mellor, D.H. (1981) Real Time, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    (Referred to in §1 above. Chapter 7 argues that events are particulars which differ from things in having temporal parts.)

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