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Conclusion: The Self and Its Prospects

  • Angus Kennedy
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Abstract

Identity is one form in which we understand things to be true. A logical expression such as A = A or a mathematical expression such as 1 = 1 is a statement of identity and, on that basis, is true. It is true that A equals A because A is identical to A: A is A. And, equally, it is true that A does not equal B. 1 does not equal 0. Truth is found in identity: not in difference. This simply logical understanding of truth as identity is both profound and superficial.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Angus Kennedy
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  1. 1.West SussexUK

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