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Staying Alive

Personal Identity, Practical Concerns, and the Unity of a Life

Staying Alive( )
Author: Schechtman, Marya
Publication Date:May 2014
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $65.00
Book Description:

Marya Schechtman offers a new theory of personal identity, which captures the importance of being able to reidentify people in our daily lives. She sees persons as loci of practical interaction, and defines the unity of such a locus in terms of biological, psychological, and social functions, mediated through social and cultural infrastructure.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Philosophy / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.318 x 9.36 x 0.768 Inches
Book Weight:1.069 Pounds

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