Personal Identity

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Personal Identity
What makes 'you' you? And what would establish that the person who lived on in the afterlife was the same person as the one who died.
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The Ship Of Thesues
The problem is that the ship isn't in its full image it has changed. It's not what it used to look like. This can apply to people as their image can change, they grow & change mentally and physically.
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Qualia -It's like
The subjective experience of a perception or feeling. e.g. the "redness" of seeing red.
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Zombie
Look like you, act like you but has no Qualia
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Form (Rupa)
Five Physical Organs (eyes, ears, nose, tongue, body) Sense Organs (sight, sound, smell, taste & tangible objects)
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Sensation (Vedana)
When something is experienced it takes on one of the three tones Pleasure, Displeasure or Indifference
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Perception
To turn an indefinite experience into a definite, recognised and identified experience
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Mental Formation
Has a moral dimension. Perception has a conceptual dimension and Feeling has an emotional dimension
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Conciousness
Our sense of continuous self-awareness.
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The Ship Of Thesues

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The problem is that the ship isn't in its full image it has changed. It's not what it used to look like. This can apply to people as their image can change, they grow & change mentally and physically.

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Qualia -It's like

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Zombie

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Form (Rupa)

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