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Unformatted text preview: qualities of the thing Principle of the psychological continuity- who you are is who you identify with in your psyche (ex: transgender) Hume- Principle of space/time continuity- personal identity follows an objects physical dimensions over time We identify with the body Williams critique: Transitivity of Personal Identity- Charles is caused to have the same psychology as Lee Harvey Oswald. Robert is also imbued with Lee Harvey Oswalds psychology. So x=4 y=4 therefore x=y. Possible solutions: Focus on souls Personal identity is not branching continuity; cannot separate Give up personal identity All change results in numerical...
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- Spring '09