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The essays accrued during this quantity deal with a variety of concerns that come up whilst the focal point of philosophical mirrored image on identification is shifted from metaphysical to sensible and evaluative matters. in addition they discover the usefulness of the proposal of narrative for articulating and responding to those issues.

The chapters, written via a good roster of overseas students, deal with a number complicated philosophical concerns about the courting among useful and metaphysical id, the embodied dimensions of the first-personal point of view, the type of reflexive supplier eager about the self-constitution of one’s sensible id, the connection among functional id and normativity, and the temporal dimensions of id and selfhood. In addressing those issues, contributors have interaction with debates within the literatures on own identification, phenomenology, ethical psychology, motion thought, normative moral concept, and feminist philosophy.

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