Metaphysics of Identity: Examining the Nature of Self and Personal Identity

Authors

  • Prof. Henrik Andersen Department of Philosophy, University of Copenhagen, Denmark Author

Keywords:

Identity, Self, Personal Identity, Philosophy, Consciousness, Substance, Persistence, Unity, Change

Abstract

This scholarly article delves into the intricate realm of metaphysics, specifically focusing on the nature of self and personal identity. Drawing from various philosophical traditions and contemporary perspectives, the article aims to explore the fundamental questions surrounding what constitutes the self and how personal identity is established. The examination encompasses both historical and modern philosophical inquiries, providing a comprehensive overview of the metaphysical underpinnings of identity.

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Published

2023-12-31