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Physicalism

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18/12/2010 19:58:05 1945 Physicalism
12/08/2007 10:17:46 1951 Physicalism



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Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Body Brain Christian Materialism Crane - Physicalism as the Source of the Mind-body Problem
Crane - Physicalism, Consciousness and Qualia Dualism Human Beings Human Persons Note Links Explanation
Persistence Criteria Physical Continuity Plug Note Apologia Souls Thought Experiments
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Closest Continuer Functionalism Naturalism Research - Proposal Status: Personal Identity (2020 - June)
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Papineau (David) Physicalism and the Human Sciences Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Closest Continuer Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
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Todman (Theo) Thesis - Physicalism Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Saving Belief: A Critique of Physicalism Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Baker (Lynne Rudder) - Saving Belief: A Critique of Physicalism 1%
Blakemore (Colin) & Greenfield (Susan), Eds. Mindwaves: Thoughts on Intelligence, Identity and Consciousness Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Blakemore (Colin) & Greenfield (Susan), Eds. - Mindwaves: Thoughts on Intelligence, Identity and Consciousness 0%
Brandon (Ed) Review of Galen Strawson's 'Consciousness and Its Place in Nature: Does Physicalism Entail Panpsychism?' Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Metapsychology Online Reviews, May 22nd 2007 (Volume 11, Issue 21) Yes
Carruthers (Peter) The Case For Physicalism Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Carruthers - The Nature of the Mind, 2004, Chapter 5 Yes
Carruthers (Peter) The Nature of the Mind: An Introduction Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Chisholm (Roderick) Which Physical Thing Am I? An Excerpt from 'Is There a Mind-Body Problem?' Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Van Inwagen & Zimmerman - Metaphysics: The Big Questions Yes
Corcoran (Kevin) Nothing-But Materialism Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Corcoran (Kevin) - Rethinking Human Nature, Chapter 2 13%
Corcoran (Kevin) Rethinking Human Nature: A Christian Materialist Alternative to the Soul Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Corcoran (Kevin) - Rethinking Human Nature: A Christian Materialist Alternative to the Soul 13%
Crane (Tim) & Mellor (D.H.) There is No Question of Physicalism Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Mind 99.394, April 1990, pp. 185-206 No
Dasgupta (Shamik) The Possibility of Physicalism Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract The Journal of Philosophy 111: pp. 557– 592, 2014 No
Earman (John), Ed. Inference, Explanation and Other Philosophical Frustrations Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 4%
Field (Hartry) Physicalism Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Earman (John), Ed. - Inference, Explanation and Other Philosophical Frustrations No
Hawley (Katherine) Science as a Guide to Metaphysics? Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Synthese, 149 (2006), pp. 451-470 25%
Hirsch (Eli) Physical Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract The Philosophical Review, LXXXV, 3 (July 1976) 25%
Hornsby (Jennifer) Physicalism, Events and Part-Whole Relations Paper - Cited Hornsby - Simple Mindedness Yes
Hornsby (Jennifer) Simple Mindedness: In Defense of Naïve Naturalism in the Philosophy of Mind Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Jaworski (William) Mind and Multiple Realizability Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, June 2008 25%
Kagan (Shelly) Death Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Kagan (Shelly) The nature of persons: dualism versus physicalism Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Open Yale Courses, 2007 Yes
Lund (David) Perception, Mind and Personal Identity: a Critique of Materialism Book - Cited Lund (David) - Perception, Mind and Personal Identity: a Critique of Materialism No
Margolis (Joseph) Persons and Minds: Prospects of Nonreductive Materialism Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Margolis (Joseph) - Persons and Minds: Prospects of Nonreductive Materialism No
Markosian (Ned) What are Physical Objects? Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 61, No. 2, Sep., 2000, pp. 375-395 No
Murphy (Nancey) I Cerebrate Myself: Is there a little man inside your brain? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Books and Culture 5/1 (Jan-Feb 1999), p. 24 Yes
Papineau (David) Physicalism and the Human Sciences Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract C Mantzavinos (ed) Philosophy of the Social Sciences: Philosophical Theory and Scientific Practice, 2009 50%
Papineau (David) The Rise of Physicalism Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract J Wolff (ed) The Proper Ambition of Science 2000 and in B Loewer (ed) Physicalism and its Discontents 2001 No
Peterson (Michael) & VanArragon (Raymond) Contemporary Debates in Philosophy of Religion Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) High Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 39%
Pollock (John L.) How to Build a Person: A Prolegomenon Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 6%
Pollock (John L.) The Physical Basis For Mentality Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Pollock - How to Build a Person, Chapter 4 No
Rosenthal (David), Ed. Materialism and the Mind-Body Problem Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Rosenthal (David), Ed. - Materialism and the Mind-Body Problem No
Sainsbury (Mark), Ed. Mind - 107/426 (April 1998) Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied No
Schneider (Steven) Identity Theory Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, June 2009 No
Searle (John) Minds and Brains Without Programs Paper - By Subtopic Blakemore & Greenfield - Mindwaves No
Sturgeon (Scott) Physicalism and Overdetermination Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Mind - 107/426 (April 1998) No
Thomas (Janice L.) Criticisms of materialism - is the physical enough? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Thomas (Janice L.) - Mind and Person in the Philosophy of Religion Yes
Thomas (Janice L.) Mind and Person in the Philosophy of Religion Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Physicalism Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Van Inwagen (Peter) Dualism and Materialism: Athens and Jerusalem? Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Faith and Philosophy 12: 475-88, 1995 Yes
Van Inwagen (Peter) Metaphysics Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 25%
Van Inwagen (Peter) The Nature of Rational Beings: Dualism and Physicalism Paper - Cited Van Inwagen (Peter) - Metaphysics, Chapter 10 14%
Van Inwagen (Peter) & Zimmerman (Dean) Metaphysics: The Big Questions Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 24%
Wiggins (David) Identity, Necessity and Physicalism Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Stephan Korner (ed.) Philosophy of Logic, Blackwell, Oxford, 1976, pp. 96-132 No
Zimmerman (Dean) Reply to Baker's 'Christians Should Reject Mind-Body Dualism' Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Peterson (Michael) & Van Arragon (Raymond) - Contemporary Debates in Philosophy of Religion, 2004 Yes



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