Re: [sl4] Personal identity (was Re: A teleporter)

From: Joseph Henry (
Date: Mon Feb 09 2009 - 07:40:03 MST

On Mon, Feb 9, 2009 at 4:12 AM, Stuart Armstrong <> wrote:

> The patern - and some other things more. Essentially I take my
> expectations about the futures, my ambitions, and my relationships
> with other to be part of me. If my hardware is changed, then these
> things will also be changed as well. So I feel there is a personal
> identity cost to uploading, and an even bigger one to multiple
> copying.

How sure are you of this?

Your expectations of the future, and ambitions should remain the same.

But your relationships with the other part of you, I'm not sure I understand
what you mean...

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