This idea is discussed (both the science and the philosophy considered) in Frances Larson very excellent book 'Severed - a History of Heads Lost and Found'

Review here (by yours truly for George Aranda's site) if you're interested:

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On 26/02/2015, at 11:43 AM, Glenn Conroy wrote:

fy discussion if you choose

Doctor plans to graft a living personís head on to a donor body using procedures he believes will soon be ready

My question is simple and complex "Whose identity would it be for the patient who recovers (would they ever truly recover) from this medical procedure?

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