Ideas of R Martin / J Barresi, by Theme

[, fl. 2003, Martin is at Union College, and Barresi at Dalhousie University]

idea number gives full details    |    back to list of philosophers    |     expand these ideas
16. Persons / B. Concept of the Self / 3. External Properties
Locke's intrinsic view of personal identity has been replaced by an externalist view
16. Persons / B. Concept of the Self / 5. Persistence of Self
Maybe we should see persons in four dimensions, with stages or time-slices at an instant
Maybe personal identity is not vital in survival, and other continuations would suffice
29. Religion / E. Immortality / 1. Immortality
For Aristotle the psyche perishes with the body (except possibly 'nous')