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Philosophy of Mind .Info is pocket option demo account one of a family of sites intended to introduce topics in philosophy. Other sites include Philosophy of Religion .Info, Moral Philosophy .Info, and Theory of Knowledge .Info. These sites, which are at various levels of completion, will undergo coninuous development over time.

The author and webmaster of Philosophy of Mind .Info is Tim Holt. Tim lives in Sheffield, England with his wife, Jenny. He has Bachelor's and Master's degrees in philosophy from the University of Sheffield, and a Diploma in Theology from the University of Oxford. He is currently conducting doctoral pocket option broker research on theistic ethics.

In discussing personal identity it is tempting to assume that we do have identities that endure over time and seek to explain that. This assumption, however, is not completely uncontroversial. According to Hume, for example, the idea of an enduring self is an illusion. A person is simply a collection of mental states at a particular time; there is no separate subject of these states over and above the states themselves. When the states subside, and are replaced with other states, therefore, so too the person subsides and is replaced with pocket option trading another.

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