When we seek indefinite life, what is it that we are fundamentally seeking to preserve? Mr. Stolyarov discusses what is necessary for the preservation of “I-ness” – an individual’s direct vantage point: the thoughts and sensations of a person as that person experiences them directly.
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– “How Can I Live Forever?: What Does and Does Not Preserve the Self” – Essay by G. Stolyarov II