Time and Change






Time and Change, past, present, future


Taking into consideration the positive feedbacks and interest of the readers of WISDOM in late philosopher Haig Khatchadourian’s scientific researches, the Editorial Board of the journal decided to include a paper, from the unpublished researches compilation, titled Time and Change. This time, again we are grateful to the Academician’s daughter Sonia Khatchadourian for cooperation.


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Author Biography


Haig KHATCHADOURIAN † was Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (USA); at the American University of Beirut (Lebanon); Melkonian Institute (Nicosia, Cy-prus); Haigazian College (Beirut, Lebanon); University of Southern California (USA); University of New Mexico-Albuquerque (USA); University of Hawaii-Manoa (USA). His areas of interest included aesthetics and philosophy of the arts, normative ethics, value theory, philosophy of language, contempo-rary analytical philosophy, social philosophy, metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of mind, philoso-phy of law, and modern philosophy. He was a former member of the American Philosophical Associa-tion, the American Society for Aesthetics, the Philosophy of Time Society, the Austrian Ludwig Witt-genstein Society, the International Society for the Study of Argumentation, a Foreign Member of the Armenian Philosophical Academy, and a Foreign Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufacture & Commerce (UK). Khatchadourian was the author of eighteen books, and more than 95 articles. His most recent book publication was ―How to Do Things with Silence‖.


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How to Cite

KHATCHADOURIAN, H. (2018). Time and Change. WISDOM, 11(2), 12–31. https://doi.org/10.24234/wisdom.v11i2.223