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Derek Parfit

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Derek Parfit – What We - The Tanner Lectures on Human Values
DEREK PARFIT is senior research fellow at All Souls College, Oxford. He regularly teaches there and is also affiliated with New York University and Harvard.
Derek Parfit, Reasons and Persons (Oxford:
Derek Parfit, Reasons and Persons (Oxford: Clarendon, 1984).
Ratio 10;3
Normativity, Necessity, and the Synthetic a priori A Response to
A Response to Derek Parfit. Chris Korsgaard. If I understand him correctly, Derek Parfit's views place us, philosophically speaking, in a very small box.
Personal Identity Derek Parfit The Philosophical Review, Vol. 80, No
Jan 2, 2007 Personal Identity. Derek Parfit. The Philosophical Review, Vol.

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Morality tale
They have been long in the making: it is more than 25 years since Derek Parfit impressed the world with Reasons and Persons, a work that made his reputation and firmly ensconced him behind the walls of All Souls, Oxford.
Buddhism: The Most Accurate World Religion?
that we aren't as important or permanent as we think we are -- that, in a fundamental sense, our selves or souls don't really exist in any lasting way (a conclusion, incidentally, shared by Western philosophers like John Locke and Derek Parfit).

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Derek Parfit - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Derek Parfit
Derek Parfit.
The Repugnant Conclusion (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)
Derek Parfit, Faculty of Philosophy | NYU
Derek Parfit - Faculty of Arts and Sciences - Harvard University
Visting Professor Derek Parfit (BA, MA, Oxford) generally teaches in the Spring Term of alternating years.

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