Identity and Determinacy
Noonan (Harold)
Source: Noonan - Personal Identity, 2003, Chapter 6
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Contents

  1. Introduction – 105
  2. The Determinacy Thesis – 105
  3. Types of indeterminacy – 107
  4. Indeterminacy as semantic indecision – 108
  5. The Epistemic View – 109
  6. Indeterminacy and identity over time – 110
  7. Fuzzy objects – 112
  8. Indeterminacy and brain transplants1 – 118
  9. Indeterminacy and Methuselah2 – 119
  10. The determinacy thesis and personal perdurance – 120
  11. Objections to personal perdurance – 121
  12. Inconstancy in modal3 predication – 124
  13. Conclusion – 126

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