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Quotation by Sir Peter Frederick Strawson
The concept of a person is logically prior to that of an individual consciousness. The concept of a person is not to be analysed as that of an animated body or an embodied anima.
Sir Peter Frederick Strawson (b. 1919), British philosopher. Individuals: An Essay in Descriptive Metaphysics, p. 103 (1959).
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