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A dialogue on personal identity and immortality

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Published by Hackett Pub. Co. in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Personality,
  • Identity (Psychology),
  • Immortality (Philosophy)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [50]-[51]

    StatementJohn Perry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD331 .P44
    The Physical Object
    Pagination49, [2] p. ;
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4741451M
    ISBN 100915144530
    LC Control Number78052943


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