### Identity.

 •Unexpiritualized PF Addict Usergroup: Sponsors Joined: Jul 28, 2010 Location: Earth. Total Topics: 63 Total Posts: 1359 ♂ #1 - Quote - Permalink Posted Mar 10, 2012 - 2:33 PM: Subject: Identity. I would like to read some philosophy about identity, but I don't really know where to start or to search. All recommendations are welcome. •Mongrel PF Addict Usergroup: Sponsors Joined: Jul 06, 2011 Total Topics: 140 Total Posts: 5163 #2 - Quote - Permalink 1 of 1 people found this post helpful Posted Mar 10, 2012 - 2:48 PM: Unexpiritualized wrote:I would like to read some philosophy about identity, but I don't really know where to start or to search. All recommendations are welcome. There's a book by John Perry called Personal Identity. You can get a used copy for about $8 off Amazon.com. It brings together the views of several philosophers. •Wolfman Forum Veteran Usergroup: Moderators Joined: Mar 06, 2007 Location: Northern California Total Topics: 28 Total Posts: 660 #3 - Quote - Permalink 1 of 1 people found this post helpful Posted Mar 10, 2012 - 2:50 PM: I think "Of Identity" from Essays on the Intellectual Powers of Man by Thomas Reid is a good start. See my signature •Wolfman Forum Veteran Usergroup: Moderators Joined: Mar 06, 2007 Location: Northern California Total Topics: 28 Total Posts: 660 #4 - Quote - Permalink 1 of 1 people found this post helpful Posted Mar 10, 2012 - 2:52 PM: Kelvin wrote:There's a book by John Perry called Personal Identity. You can get a used copy for about$8 off Amazon.com. It brings together the views of several philosophers.I read that one a couple of years ago. It's probably one of the most concise books you can find on personal identity. Good suggestion. Btw, the Perry book also includes Reid •StreetlightX An Arrow, Drawn Usergroup: Administrators Joined: Jun 13, 2010 Location: In medias res Total Topics: 59 Total Posts: 4636 #5 - Quote - Permalink 1 of 1 people found this post helpful Posted Mar 10, 2012 - 5:39 PM: William Connolly - Identity\DifferenceOne of my all time favorite books; in fact, the book that got me into philosophy:"Here in a nutshell is the thesis of this study: to confess a particular identity is also to belong to difference..." •Unexpiritualized PF Addict Usergroup: Sponsors Joined: Jul 28, 2010 Location: Earth. Total Topics: 63 Total Posts: 1359 ♂ #6 - Quote - Permalink Posted Mar 10, 2012 - 11:29 PM: Okay thanks for all your input; I'll try to find one of those books in the... library.