What is it like to be a person?

Mind and Language 2 (3):220-41 (1987)
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Keywords Analysis  Awareness  Consciousness  Identification  Metaphysics  Person  Verbalization  Nagel, T
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DOI 10.1111/j.1468-0017.1987.tb00118.x
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Thomas Nagel (1974). What is It Like to Be a Bat? Philosophical Review 83 (October):435-50.

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