Philosophy Dictionary of Arguments


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Person, philosophy: A thinking and sentient being that distinguishes itself from others. In the course of the history of philosophy, further determinations have been agreed on or disregarded, e.g. rationality, autonomy, not-being-able-to-be-possessed. While the human and his body age, the person has no temporal stages. See also individual, law, continuants, identity.

Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Anscombe, , G. E. M. Person   Anscombe, G. E. M.
Chisholm, Roderick Person   Chisholm, Roderick
Deacon, , Terrence W. Person   Deacon, Terrence W.
Durkheim, Émile Person   Durkheim, Emile
Fodor, , Jerry Person   Fodor, Jerry
Geach, Peter Person   Geach, Peter T.
Gould, , Stephen Jay Person   Gould, Stephen Jay
Habermas, Jürgen Person   Habermas, Jürgen
Husserl, , Edmund Person   Husserl, Edmund
Kant, Immanuel Person   Kant, Immanuel
Lamiell, , James T. Person   Lamiell, James T.
Lanier, Jaron Person   Lanier, Jaron
Lewis, , David K. Person   Lewis, David K.
Locke, John Person   Locke, John
Lorenz, , Konrad Person   Lorenz, Konrad
McGinn, Colin Person   McGinn, Colin
Mead, , George Herbert Person   Mead, George Herbert
Nagel, Thomas Person   Nagel, Thomas
Nietzsche, , Friedrich Person   Nietzsche, Friedrich
Nussbaum, Martha Person   Nussbaum, Martha
Rogers, , Carl Person   Rogers, Carl
Rorty, Richard Person   Rorty, Richard
Russell, , Bertrand Person   Russell, Bertrand
Simons, Peter M. Person   Simons, Peter M.
Singer, , Peter Person   Singer, Peter
Strawson, Peter F. Person   Strawson, Peter F.
Williams, , Bernard Person   Williams, Bernard

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