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Ideas of Hans Reichenbach, by Text

[German, 1891 - 1953, Born in Hamburg. Refugee, who taught in America. Putnam was a pupil. Died in Los Angeles.]

1956 The Direction of Time
p.138 A theory of causal relations yields an asymmetry which defines the direction of time
p.163 The direction of time is grounded in the direction of causation
1965 The Theory of Relativity and A Priori Knowledge
p.49 p.191 Kant showed that our perceptions are partly constructed from our concepts