Parfit Par"fit, a. Perfect. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Parfit, Derek — (1942– ) English philosopher. Parfit was born in China, and educated at Balliol College, Oxford. In 1967 he gained a Fellowship at All Souls College, Oxford, and has subsequently worked at Oxford, New York university, and Harvard. Parfit s… …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Derek Parfit — (born December 11, 1942; China) is a British philosopher who specializes in problems of personal identity, rationality and ethics, and the relations between them. His 1984 book Reasons and Persons (described by Alan Ryan in The Sunday Times as… …   Wikipedia

  • Derek Parfit — (né le 11 décembre 1942) est un philosophe britannique, spécialiste de philosophie morale, et en particulier des questions touchant à l identité personnelle et à la rationalité. Il est surtout célèbre pour son livre Raisons et personnes …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Derek Parfit — (* 11. Dezember 1942 in China) ist ein britischer Philosoph, Forschungsmitglied am All Souls College der University of Oxford sowie Gastprofessor der Harvard University, Rutgers University, Princeton University, Temple University, Rice University …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Reasons and Persons — Infobox Book name = Reasons and Persons title orig = translator = image caption = author = Derek Parfit illustrator = cover artist = country = USA language = English series = subject = philosophy, ethics, rationality, personal identity genre =… …   Wikipedia

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