Olsen et al.: Duration


“Duration denotes the extension of the past and the constant aggregation (or sedimentation) of this past in the present.” (p. 153sq.) #Olsen #Shanks #Webmoor #Witmore #duration #past #present

Olsen, Bjørnar u. a., Archaeology. The Discipline of Things. Berkeley/Los Angeles/London: University of California Press 2012.

Locke: Duration


„And thus I think it is plain, that from those two Fountains of all Knowledge before mentioned, (viz.) Reflection and Sensation, we get the Idea of Duration, and the measures of it.“ (p. 195) #Locke #Duration

Locke, John, An Essay Concerning Human Understanding. Oxford: Clarendon Press 1979.