The Resource Locke on personal identity : consciousness and concernment, Galen Strawson

Locke on personal identity : consciousness and concernment, Galen Strawson

Label
Locke on personal identity : consciousness and concernment
Title
Locke on personal identity
Title remainder
consciousness and concernment
Statement of responsibility
Galen Strawson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
John Locke's theory of personal identity underlies all modern discussion of the nature of persons and selves--yet it is widely thought to be wrong. In his new book, Galen Strawson argues that in fact it is Locke's critics who are wrong, and that the famous objections to his theory are invalid. Indeed, far from refuting Locke, they illustrate his fundamental point. Strawson argues that the root error is to take Locke's use of the word "person" only in the ordinary way, as merely a term for a standard persisting thing, like "human being." In actuality, Locke uses "person" primarily as a forensic
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
126.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B1294
LC item number
.S87 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton monographs in philosophy
Label
Locke on personal identity : consciousness and concernment, Galen Strawson
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2011
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn953457842
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 261 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400851843
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1d1h1ww
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34710668
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)953457842
  • ebrary140085184X

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