In Celebration of Past, Present and Future

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In Celebration of Past, Present and Future. / Hasle, Per Frederik Vilhelm; Jakobsen, David; Øhrstrøm, Peter.

Logic and Philosophy of Time - Themes from Prior. red. / Per Hasle; Patrick Blackburn; Peter Øhrstrøm. Bind I Aalborg : Aalborg Universitetsforlag, 2018. s. 9-28 (Logic and Philosophy of Time: Themes from Prior, Bind I).

Publikation: Bidrag til bog/antologi/rapportBidrag til bog/antologiForskningfagfællebedømt

Harvard

Hasle, PFV, Jakobsen, D & Øhrstrøm, P 2018, In Celebration of Past, Present and Future. i P Hasle, P Blackburn & P Øhrstrøm (red), Logic and Philosophy of Time - Themes from Prior. bind I, Aalborg Universitetsforlag, Aalborg, Logic and Philosophy of Time: Themes from Prior, bind I, s. 9-28.

APA

Hasle, P. F. V., Jakobsen, D., & Øhrstrøm, P. (2018). In Celebration of Past, Present and Future. I P. Hasle, P. Blackburn, & P. Øhrstrøm (red.), Logic and Philosophy of Time - Themes from Prior (Bind I, s. 9-28). Aalborg: Aalborg Universitetsforlag. Logic and Philosophy of Time: Themes from Prior, Bind. I

Vancouver

Hasle PFV, Jakobsen D, Øhrstrøm P. In Celebration of Past, Present and Future. I Hasle P, Blackburn P, Øhrstrøm P, red., Logic and Philosophy of Time - Themes from Prior. Bind I. Aalborg: Aalborg Universitetsforlag. 2018. s. 9-28. (Logic and Philosophy of Time: Themes from Prior, Bind I).

Author

Hasle, Per Frederik Vilhelm ; Jakobsen, David ; Øhrstrøm, Peter. / In Celebration of Past, Present and Future. Logic and Philosophy of Time - Themes from Prior. red. / Per Hasle ; Patrick Blackburn ; Peter Øhrstrøm. Bind I Aalborg : Aalborg Universitetsforlag, 2018. s. 9-28 (Logic and Philosophy of Time: Themes from Prior, Bind I).

Bibtex

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