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Beck, Simon
August 1998
South African Journal of Philosophy;Aug98, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p211
Academic Journal
Presents information on a thought-experiment conducted by Bernard Williams in `The self and the future,' investigating the role of thought-experiments in the debate on personal identity. Description of scenarios of Williams' thought-experiment; Reference to arguments regarding flaws in the thought-experiment; Reference to the rejection of thought-experiments.


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