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1. The self is consciousness "Tabula Rasa" means the mind is empty.

1.1. In political theory, or political philosophy, John Locke refuted the theory of the divine right of kings and argued that all persons are endowed with natural rights to life, liberty, and property and that rulers who fail to protect those rights may be removed by the people, by force if necessary.

1.2. Importance of Reason and doubting self as thinking idensity and Self an a Physical Body.

2. Husserl and Merleau

2.1. the self is embolded selectivety consciousness is dynamic form -pheomenolog -lebenswelt or "lived world"

3. Descartes

3.1. The essence of yourself is that you are a "thinking thing" (Understand, doubt, and ect.

4. Sigmund Freud

4.1. The self is Multilayered (Ego, Superego, ID)

4.2. Levels of Mind Conscious, Preconscious and unconsciousness

4.3. Sigmund Freud was an Austrian neurologist and the founder of psychoanalysis, a clinical method for treating psychopathology through dialogue between a patient and a psychoanalyst. Freud was born to Galician Jewish parents in the Moravian town of Freiberg, in the Austrian Empire.

5. Immanuel Kant

5.1. we construct the self and prganixed in a specific way

5.2. unity of conciousness 2 types of self love; transcendental and empirical self

6. Socrates, Plato, Aristotle

6.1. The Socratic philosophers in ancient Greece were Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle. ... Plato (428/427–348/347 B.C.E.) studied ethics, virtue, justice, and other ideas relating to human behavior. Following in Socrates' footsteps, he became a teacher and inspired the work of the next great Greek philosopher, Aristotle.

7. Gilbert Ryle

7.1. the self is how you behave (logical behaviorism)

8. John Locke

8.1. Descartes's concept of the self revolves around the idea of mind-body dualism. For Descartes, a human person is composed of two parts, namely, a material body and a non-material mind. ... In other words, for Descartes, it is the mind that makes us humans. Thus, for Descartes, the “mind” is the “real self”.

8.2. Consciousness makes personal identity

9. David Hume

9.1. there is no self

9.2. source of knowledge and direct sense experience

9.3. two district entities: impression and ideas