Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Person, philosophy: A thinking and sentient being that distinguishes itself from others. In the course of the history of philosophy, further determinations have been agreed on or disregarded, e.g. rationality, autonomy, not-being-able-to-be-possessed. While the human and his body age, the person has no temporal stages. See also individual, law, continuants, identity.

Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Anscombe, G. E. M. Person   Anscombe, G. E. M.
Chisholm, Roderick M. Person   Chisholm, Roderick M.
Deacon, Terrence W. Person   Deacon, Terrence W.
Fodor, Jerry Person   Fodor, Jerry
Geach, Peter T. Person   Geach, Peter T.
Kant, I. Person   Kant, I.
Lanier, Jaron Person   Lanier, Jaron
Lewis, David Person   Lewis, David
Locke, John Person   Locke, John
Lorenz, Konrad Person   Lorenz, Konrad
McGinn, Colin Person   McGinn, Colin
Nagel, Thomas Person   Nagel, Thomas
Rorty, Richard Person   Rorty, Richard
Russell, Bertrand Person   Russell, Bertrand
Simons, Peter Person   Simons, Peter
Singer, Peter Person   Singer, Peter
Strawson, Peter F. Person   Strawson, Peter F.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-21