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shokwave comments on Identity Isn't In Specific Atoms - Less Wrong

24 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 19 April 2008 04:55AM

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Comment author: shokwave 14 December 2010 10:47:43AM 3 points [-]

If "I" end up in Britney Spears' body but lose "my" original memories, and likewise "Britney Spears" becomes me, then it no longer makes any sense to speak about preservation of personal identity

That is the intended conclusion from the Soul Swap World thought-experiment.