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By Kim Atkins,Catriona Mackenzie

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ISBN-13: 9780415883917

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The essays gathered during this quantity deal with a variety of matters that come up whilst the point of interest of philosophical mirrored image on identification is shifted from metaphysical to useful and evaluative matters. in addition they discover the usefulness of the inspiration of narrative for articulating and responding to those issues.

The chapters, written via a good roster of foreign students, deal with a variety of complicated philosophical concerns in regards to the dating among useful and metaphysical identification, the embodied dimensions of the first-personal standpoint, the type of reflexive supplier considering the self-constitution of one’s sensible identification, the connection among sensible id and normativity, and the temporal dimensions of identification and selfhood. In addressing those issues, contributors interact with debates within the literatures on own id, phenomenology, ethical psychology, motion thought, normative moral concept, and feminist philosophy.

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