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БОЛЕСТТА АЛЦХАЙМЕР – (АНТИ)ИЗКУСТВОТО НА ЗАБРАВАТА. СОЛИДАРНОСТ СЛЕД ИДЕНТИЧНОСТТА
Alzheimer’s Disease: the (Anti)art of Forgetting. Solidarity after Identity

Author(s): Stoyan Stavru
Subject(s): Philosophy, Social Sciences, Political Philosophy, Social Philosophy, Special Branches of Philosophy, Civil Society, Sociology
Published by: Институтът по философия и социология при БАН
Keywords: disease; lzheimer; memory; identity; autobiography;solidarity;

Summary/Abstract: The article discusses the autobiographical approach to identity in the context of Alzheimer's disease. The author studies various types of memory and how they are affected by the disease. The article questions the philosophical and legal discourse that defines the person in terms of his/her ability to store and arrange memories. Finally, the possibility of solidarity after identity is discussed.

  • Issue Year: XXV/2016
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 49-61
  • Page Count: 13
  • Language: Bulgarian