Personal Identity, The Self, And Ethics by F. SantosPersonal Identity, The Self, And Ethics by F. Santos

Personal Identity, The Self, And Ethics

byF. Santos

Hardcover | August 16, 2007

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Going beyond the controversy surrounding personhood in non-philosophical contexts, this book defends the need for a credible philosophical conception of the person. Engaging with John Locke, Derek Parfit and P.F. Strawson, the authors develop an original philosophical anthropology based on the work of Charles Hartshorne and A.N. Whitehead.
FERDINAND SANTOS was Professor of Philosophy at the Archdiocesan Major Seminary, Manila, Philippines, and is presently teaching philosophy and theology at Providence College, Rhode Island, USA. He has published books and articles in philosophy.SANTIAGO SIA is Dean of Philosophy at Milltown Institute (a recognised college of the Nationa...
Title:Personal Identity, The Self, And EthicsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:328 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.81 inPublished:August 16, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230522033

ISBN - 13:9780230522039

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Table of Contents

Introduction John Locke's Account of Person and Personal Identity Personal Identity and the Unity and Uniqueness of the Self A Critique of the Ontology of Substance The Fallacy of Simple Location and the Ontologies of Substance and Event Methodological Considerations The Structure of an Event as Creative Synthesis Ethics and the Mnemonic Structure of Persons The Social Structure of Persons Conclusion