Ideas from 'The Direction of Time' by Hans Reichenbach [1956], by Theme Structure

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26. Natural Theory / B. Concepts of Nature / 4. Time / a. Time
The direction of time is grounded in the direction of causation
26. Natural Theory / C. Causation / 1. Causation / e. Direction of causation
A theory of causal relations yields an asymmetry which defines the direction of time