Endurantism is the doctrine that persistent things persist in virtue of existing wholly at more than one time. Christian philosophers that are endurantists include Geach, van Inwagen, Oderberg and Merricks.
   See perdurantism
   Further reading: Chisholm 1976; Lewis, David K. 1986b; Merricks 2001; Oderberg 1993; Van Inwagen 1990

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