Journal of Philosophy 71 (10):291-301 (1974)

Douglas C. Long
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Much mischief concerning the concept of a human body is generated by the failure of philosophers to distinguish various important senses of the term 'body.' I discuss three of those senses and illustrate the issues they can generate by discussing the concept of a Lockean exchange of bodies as well as the brain-body switch.
Keywords Senses of 'body'  Human body  Body switch  Locke  Brain body exchange  Human beings
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DOI 10.2307/2024738
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