Personal Identity (Fall 1999) / Reading


The Locke, Butler, Reid, Quinton, and Williams "The Self and the Future" readings are all in the collection Personal Identity J. Perry, ed. (Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1975).

Williams, Bernard. "Personal Identity and Individuation." Problems of the Self (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1973): 1-18.

Williams, Bernard. "Are Persons Bodies?" Problems of the Self (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1973): 76-81.

Derek Parfit. Reasons and Persons (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1984).

Garrett, Brian. Personal Identity and Self-Consciousness (London: Routledge, 1998).

Lewis, David. "Survival and Identity" The Identities of Persons A. Rorty, ed. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1976).

Korsgaard, Christine M. "Personal Identity and the Unity of Agency: a Kantian Response to Parfit." Philosophy & Public Affairs 18 (1989): 101-132.

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