Peter Geach Article on Life after Death

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  • Looks at whether it is possible to survive bodily death
  • Talks about 'subtle bodies' or spirits which many people believe in as a way. 
  • Talks about private experiences like seeing or feeling (sensations and emotions). We don't have to be experiencing these experiences to understand the concept e.g. If someone talks about pain we dont have to experience pain to understand
  • We accept and understand concepts like pain, anger, sight and can extend these things to certain animals like cats and dogs. But cannot really know what it is for an immaterial being to have…

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