<!DOCTYPE html><HTML lang="en"> <head><meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Todman (Theo) - Thesis - Wiggins (Theo Todman's Book Collection - Paper Abstracts) </title> <link href="../../TheosStyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"><link rel="shortcut icon" href="../../TT_ICO.png" /></head> <BODY> <CENTER> <div id="header"><HR><h1>Theo Todman's Web Page - Paper Abstracts</h1><HR></div><A name="Top"></A> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_17/PaperSummary_17908.htm">Thesis - Wiggins</A></th></tr> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../Authors/T/Author_Todman (Theo).htm">Todman (Theo)</a></th></tr> <tr><th>Source: </th></tr> <tr><th>Paper - Abstract</th></tr> </TABLE> </CENTER> <P><CENTER><TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=400><tr><td><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_17/PaperSummary_17908.htm">Paper Summary</A></td><td><A HREF = "../../Notes/Notes_1/Notes_109.htm">Link to Latest Write-Up Note</A></td></tr></TABLE></CENTER></P> <hr><P><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><ul type="disc"><li>This pseudo-Paper is intended as the mechanism to record time spent on the Note '<a name="1"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_1/Notes_109.htm">Wiggins</A><SUP>1</SUP>' during my Thesis research, as from 2011. </li><li>For the actual time recorded, click on "Paper Summary" above. </li></ul><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><hr><br><B><u><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_P17908_2">Write-up</A></U><SUB>2</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_P17908_2"></A></u> (as at 19/01/2018 19:50:53): Wiggins</B><BR><br><u><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_P17908_3">Plug Note</A></U><SUB>3</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_P17908_3"></A></u><ul type="disc"><li> The purpose of this Note is (eventually) to summarise <a name="56"></a><A HREF = "../../Authors/W/Author_Wiggins (David).htm">David Wiggins</A> s work in the areas of Logic and Metaphysics that bear on my <a name="2"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_0/Notes_7.htm">Thesis</A><SUP>4</SUP>. </li><li>I m much indebted to his concept of a <a name="3"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_0/Notes_29.htm">Phase(d) Sortal</A><SUP>5</SUP>. </li><li>It will not cover in this Note his work in Moral Philosophy or other areas other than Personal Identity and Persistence in which he has made major contributions to philosophy. </li><li>Another reason I wish to become more familiar with his work is that he sometimes attends the Seminars hosted by <a name="57"></a><A HREF = "../../Authors/B/Author_Black (Oliver).htm">Oliver Black</A>, so it s not out of the question that I might get to talk to him, and would like to be reasonably clued up. </li><li>In various works, Wiggins documents the development of his thoughts on Continuity, most recently in <a name="5"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_22/Abstract_22763.htm">Wiggins (David) - Continuants: Their Activity, Their Being, and Their Identity: Introduction</A>", published in 2016. </li><li>As far as I know, Wiggins s latest statement of his thoughts on Identity, Individuation and Substance is <a name="6"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_22/Abstract_22764.htm">Wiggins (David) - Identity, Individuation, and Substance</A>", originally published in 2012, but  much revised for <a name="58"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6549.htm">Wiggins (David) - Continuants: Their Activity, Their Being, and Their Identity</A>". </li><li>Subject to the above, I believe <a name="7"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_03/Abstract_3505.htm">Wiggins (David) - Personal Identity</A>" in <a name="59"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_01/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_1312.htm">Wiggins (David) - Sameness and Substance Renewed</A>" (SSR) to be Wiggins s latest word on Personal Identity, carrying on the work in <a name="8"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_04/Abstract_4191.htm">Wiggins (David) - Reply to Snowdon (Persons and Personal Identity)</A>", in response to <a name="9"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1220.htm">Snowdon (Paul) - Persons and Personal Identity</A>". </li><li>In turn, these responded to, or build on, <a name="10"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_03/Abstract_3496.htm">Wiggins (David) - Personal Identity (S&S)</A>" in <a name="60"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_00/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_54.htm">Wiggins (David) - Sameness and Substance</A>" (S&S), which is completely superseded by the corresponding chapter in SSR. </li><li>S&S is itself built on <a name="61"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_00/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_53.htm">Wiggins (David) - Identity & Spatio-temporal Continuity</A>". </li><li>In <a name="62"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_00/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_38.htm">Lovibond (Sabina) & Williams (S.G.) - Identity, Truth & Value: Essays for David Wiggins</A>", Wiggins himself acknowledges indebtedness to:-<BR>&rarr; <a name="11"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_01/PaperSummary_1218.htm">Williamson (Timothy) - The Necessity and Determinacy of Distinctness</A>", and <BR>&rarr; <a name="12"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1219.htm">Noonan (Harold) - Absolute and Relative Identity</A>" <BR>in addition to the piece by Paul Snowdon mentioned above. </li><li>Works on this topic that <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_P17908_6">I ve actually read</A></U><SUB>6</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_P17908_6"></A>, <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_P17908_7">include</A></U><SUB>7</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_P17908_7"></A> the following:- <ol type="i"><li><a name="13"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_22/Abstract_22763.htm">Wiggins (David) - Continuants: Their Activity, Their Being, and Their Identity: Introduction</A>",</li><li><a name="14"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_422.htm">Wiggins (David) - On Being in the Same Place at the Same Time</A>",</li><li><a name="15"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_03/Abstract_3606.htm">Wiggins (David) - Preamble (S&S)</A>",</li><li><a name="16"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_17/Abstract_17140.htm">Wiggins (David) - Preface: Sameness and Substance</A>",</li><li><a name="17"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_08/Abstract_8526.htm">Wiggins (David) - Preface: Sameness and Substance Renewed</A>",</li><li><a name="18"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1020.htm">Wiggins (David) - The Concern to Survive</A>",</li><li><a name="19"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_02/Abstract_2661.htm">Wiggins (David) - The Person as Object of Science, as Subject of Experience, and as Locus of Value</A>",</li></ol></li><li>A reading list (where <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_P17908_8">not covered elsewhere</A></U><SUB>8</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_P17908_8"></A>) might start with:- <ol type="i"><li><a name="20"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_06/Abstract_6486.htm">Bourgeois (Warren) - Contemporary Philosophers' Views on Persons: Wiggins and Williams</A>", Bourgeois</li><li><a name="21"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_22/Abstract_22761.htm">Doyle (Robert O.) - David Wiggins</A>", Doyle</li><li><a name="22"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_06/Abstract_6254.htm">Griffin (Nicholas) - Wiggins's (D)-Relative Identity Theory</A>", Griffin</li><li><a name="23"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_06/PaperSummary_6258.htm">Griffin (Nicholas) - Wiggins On Sortals</A>", Griffin</li><li><a name="63"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_00/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_38.htm">Lovibond (Sabina) & Williams (S.G.) - Identity, Truth & Value: Essays for David Wiggins</A>", Lovibond<BR>&rarr; <a name="24"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1219.htm">Noonan (Harold) - Absolute and Relative Identity</A>", Noonan<BR>&rarr; <a name="25"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_04/PaperSummary_4190.htm">Wiggins (David) - Reply to Noonan (Absolute and Relative Identity)</A>", <BR>&rarr; <a name="26"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1220.htm">Snowdon (Paul) - Persons and Personal Identity</A>", Snowdon<BR>&rarr; <a name="27"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_04/Abstract_4191.htm">Wiggins (David) - Reply to Snowdon (Persons and Personal Identity)</A>", <BR>&rarr; <a name="28"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_01/PaperSummary_1218.htm">Williamson (Timothy) - The Necessity and Determinacy of Distinctness</A>", Williamson<BR>&rarr; <a name="29"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_04/PaperSummary_4189.htm">Wiggins (David) - Reply to Williamson (The Necessity and Determinacy of Distinctness)</A>", </li><li><a name="30"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_23/PaperSummary_23225.htm">Noonan (Harold) - Wiggins' Second Thoughts on Identity</A>", Noonan</li><li><a name="31"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_20/PaperSummary_20284.htm">Noonan (Harold) - Wiggins on Identity</A>", Noonan</li><li><a name="32"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_06/PaperSummary_6101.htm">Noonan (Harold) - Wiggins, Artifact Identity and 'Best Candidate' Theories</A>", Noonan</li><li><a name="33"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_378.htm">Shoemaker (Sydney) - Wiggins on Identity</A>", Shoemaker<BR>&rarr; <a name="34"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_22/Abstract_22045.htm">Smart (Brian) - Personal Identity in an Organized Parcel</A>", Smart</li><li><a name="35"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_05/Abstract_5238.htm">Shoemaker (Sydney) - Wiggins on Identity</A>", <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_P17908_9">Shoemaker</A></U><SUB>9</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_P17908_9"></A></li><li><a name="64"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6549.htm">Wiggins (David) - Continuants: Their Activity, Their Being, and Their Identity</A>", </li><li><a name="65"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_00/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_53.htm">Wiggins (David) - Identity & Spatio-temporal Continuity</A>", </li><li><a name="36"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_11/Abstract_11613.htm">Wiggins (David) - Identity and Supervenience</A>", <BR>&rarr; <a name="37"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_11/Abstract_11612.htm">Runggaldier (Edmund) - Comments of Wiggins's 'Identity and Supervenience'</A>", Runggaldier</li><li><a name="38"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_04/Abstract_4925.htm">Wiggins (David) - Identity, Necessity and Physicalism</A>", <BR>&rarr; <a name="39"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_04/Abstract_4928.htm">Hacking (Ian) - Comments on Wiggins - Identity, Necessity and Physicalism</A>", Hacking<BR>&rarr; <a name="40"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_04/Abstract_4927.htm">Marcus (Ruth Barcan) - Comments on Wiggins - Identity, Necessity and Physicalism</A>", Marcus<BR>&rarr; <a name="41"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_04/Abstract_4929.htm">Wiggins (David) - Reply to Comments by Marcus and Hacking on Wiggins - Identity, Necessity and Physicalism</A>", </li><li><a name="42"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_05/Abstract_5069.htm">Wiggins (David) - Reply To Shoemaker</A>", <BR>&rarr; <a name="43"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_05/Abstract_5058.htm">Shoemaker (Sydney) - Reply To Wiggins</A>", Shoemaker<BR>&rarr; <a name="44"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_05/Abstract_5070.htm">Wiggins (David) - Reply To Shoemaker's Reply</A>", </li><li><a name="66"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_00/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_54.htm">Wiggins (David) - Sameness and Substance</A>", <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_P17908_10">S&S</A></U><SUB>10</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_P17908_10"></A><BR>&rarr; <a name="45"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_22/Abstract_22818.htm">Baldwin (Thomas) - Reviews: Sameness and Substance by David Wiggins; Objects and Identity by Harold Noonan</A>", Baldwin<BR>&rarr; <a name="46"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_23/PaperSummary_23222.htm">Cartwright (Helen Morris) - Review of 'Sameness and Substance' by David Wiggins</A>", Cartwright</li><li><a name="67"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_01/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_1312.htm">Wiggins (David) - Sameness and Substance Renewed</A>", <BR>&rarr; <a name="47"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_04/Abstract_4544.htm">Bakhurst (David) - Review of David Wiggins's 'Sameness and Substance Renewed'</A>", Backhurst<BR>&rarr; <a name="48"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_23/PaperSummary_23223.htm">Lowe (E.J.) - Review of Wiggins's 'Sameness and Substance Renewed'</A>", Lowe<BR>&rarr; <a name="49"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_23/PaperSummary_23227.htm">Thomas (James) - Review of Wiggins's 'Sameness and Substance Renewed'</A>", Thomas</li><li>Book Symposium on SSR<BR>&rarr; <a name="50"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_23/Abstract_23229.htm">Wiggins (David) - Prcis of 'Sameness and Substance Renewed'</A>"<BR>&rarr; <a name="51"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_23/Abstract_23228.htm">Bakhurst (David) - Wiggins on Persons and Human Nature</A>", Backhurst<BR>&rarr; <a name="52"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_23/Abstract_23224.htm">Lowe (E.J.) - Is Conceptualist Realism a Stable Position?</A>", Lowe<BR>&rarr; <a name="53"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_23/Abstract_23226.htm">Meixner (Uwe) - The Rationality of (A Form of) Relative Identity</A>", Meixner<BR>&rarr; <a name="54"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_23/Abstract_23230.htm">Ferguson (Matthew) - Bart Ehrman and Jodi Magness on the Burial of Jesus and the Empty Tomb</A>"</li></ol></li><li>This is mostly a <a name="4"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_7/Notes_737.htm">place-holder</A><SUP>11</SUP>. Currently, just see the <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_P17908_12">categorised reading-list</A></U><SUB>12</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_P17908_12"></A>. </li></ul><BR><HR><BR><U><B>In-Page Footnotes</U></B><a name="On-Page_Link_P17908_2"></A><BR><BR><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_P17908_2"><B>Footnote 2</A></B></U>: <ul type="disc"><li>This is the write-up as it was when this Abstract was last output, with text as at the timestamp indicated (19/01/2018 19:50:53). </li><li><A HREF = "../../Notes/Notes_1/Notes_109.htm">Link to Latest Write-Up Note</A>. </li></ul><a name="On-Page_Link_P17908_3"></A><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_P17908_3"><B>Footnote 3</A></B></U>: <ul type="disc"><li>A number of my philosophical Notes are  promissory notes currently only listing the books and papers (if any) I possess on the topic concerned. </li><li>I ve decided to add some text  whether by way of motivation, or something more substantive  for all these identified topics related to my Thesis.</li><li>As I want to do this fairly quickly, the text may be confused or show surprising ignorance. </li><li>The reader (if such exists) will have to bear with me, and display the principle of charity while this footnote exists. </li></ul><a name="On-Page_Link_P17908_6"></A><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_P17908_6"><B>Footnote 6</A></B></U>: <ul type="disc"><li>Frequently I ll have made copious marginal annotations, and sometimes have written up a review-note. </li><li>In the former case, I intend to transfer the annotations into electronic form as soon as I can find the time. </li><li>In the latter case, I will have remarked on the fact against the citation, and will integrate the comments into this Note in due course. </li><li>My intention is to incorporate into these Notes comments on material I ve already read rather than engage with unread material at this stage. </li></ul><a name="On-Page_Link_P17908_7"></A><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_P17908_7"><B>Footnote 7</A></B></U>: <ul type="disc"><li>I may have read others in between updates of this Note  in which case they will be marked as such in the  References and Reading List below.</li><li>Papers or Books partially read have a rough %age based on the time spent versus the time expected. </li></ul> <a name="On-Page_Link_P17908_8"></A><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_P17908_8"><B>Footnote 8</A></B></U>: <ul type="disc"><li>By this, I just mean  mentioned above , as Wiggins s work will be mentioned in many other Notes. </li></ul> <a name="On-Page_Link_P17908_9"></A><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_P17908_9"><B>Footnote 9</A></B></U>: Not the same as the previous paper.<a name="On-Page_Link_P17908_10"></A><BR><BR><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_P17908_10"><B>Footnote 10</A></B></U>: <ul type="disc"><li>This book is superseded by SSR, so may not be worth reading. </li><li>However, S&S, rather than SSR, appears in <a name="55"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20784.htm">Olson (Eric) - Personal Identity - Oxford Bibliographies Online</A>". </li></ul> <a name="On-Page_Link_P17908_12"></A><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_P17908_12"><B>Footnote 12</A></B></U>: <ul type="disc"><li>Note that I categorise  or intend to categorise  only those works relevant to my research as  Wiggins .</li><li>To save cluttering the list, books but not their chapters are thus flagged. </li></ul><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><HR></P><a name="ColourConventions"></a><p><b>Text Colour Conventions (see <A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1025.htm">disclaimer</a>)</b></p><OL TYPE="1"><LI><FONT COLOR = "0000FF">Blue</FONT>: Text by me; &copy; Theo Todman, 2018</li></OL> <BR><HR><BR><CENTER> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <TR><TD WIDTH="30%">&copy; Theo Todman, June 2007 - August 2018.</TD> <TD WIDTH="40%">Please address any comments on this page to <A HREF="mailto:theo@theotodman.com">theo@theotodman.com</A>.</TD> <TD WIDTH="30%">File output: <time datetime="2018-08-13T13:23" pubdate>13/08/2018 13:23:31</time> <br><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1010.htm">Website Maintenance Dashboard</A></TD></TR> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="#Top">Return to Top of this Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="40%"><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_11/Notes_1140.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Philosophy Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="../../index.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Home Page</A></TD> </TR></TABLE></CENTER><HR> </BODY> </HTML>