Personal Identity (Lectures 1 - 4)
Snowdon (Paul)
Source: 2005? Lecture handouts
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Lecture 1

  1. General Bibliography
  2. The Problem
  3. Some Aspects of the Problem
  4. Some Aswers
  5. Priority Issues
  6. Methods

Lecture 2
  1. The Lockean Approach
  2. Why Adopt this View?
  3. "Locke (John) - Of Identity and Diversity"
  4. Some Problems

Lecture 3
  1. Problems With Memory
  2. Are We Essentially Psychological Beings?
  3. Are We Essentially Persons?

Lecture 4
  1. Locke’s View Implausible
  2. What About Animalism1?
  3. Another Argument for Animalism2
  4. What Might the Hidden Differences Be?
  5. Multiple Personality Disorder
  6. Brain Transplants3
  7. Is Dissociative Identity Disorder Plausible?

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