Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Identity: Two objects are never identical. Identity is a single object, to which may be referred to with two different terms. The fact that two descriptions mean a single object may be discovered only in the course of an investigation.
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McDowell I 126/7
Consciousness / apperception / criterion / KantVsLocke: important for him (paralogism-chapter) is precisely that self-consciousness has nothing to do with a criterion of identity.
Locke I 53f
Identity / person / personal identity / Locke: thesis: There is a difference between an arbitrary mass and a structured matter that makes life - we have to distinguish between substance and person, because these are different ideas - Def life: the substance of this trias - Def person: thinking, intelligent beings with reason, who may consider themselves e - (at different times).

Loc II
J. Locke
An Essay Concerning Human Understanding

J. McDowell
Geist und Welt Frankfurt 2001

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-29