Reductionism about persons; and what matters

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This paper's ?I examines Derek Parfit's main, metaphysical, argument for reductionism about personal identity. ?II considers three possible ethical arguments for reductionism, and suggests a new approach to the question of what matters about personal identity which has to do with the notion of an ethical narrative
Keywords Metaphysics  Personal Identity  Reductionism  Parfit, D
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