Notes on Shoemaker, “Persons and their Pasts”
Funkhouser (Eric)
Source: Funkhouser (Eric) - Metaphysics, Spring 2014
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    ”Explain the difference between a quasi-memory1 and a genuine memory, as Shoemaker uses these terms. Describe a situation, discussed by Shoemaker, in which (apparently) distinct people quasi-remember the same experience “from the inside”. What problem does this raise for a psychological theory of personal identity? How does Shoemaker address this problem?”

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