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Physical Continuity

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Summary of Notes Referenced by This Note

Animalism Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Causality Christian Materialism Disembodied Existence
Existence Intermittent Objects Johnston - Human Beings Mereology Note Links Explanation
Persistence Physicalism Plug Note Apologia Reincarnation Resurrection
Substance Teletransportation What are We? Works Read - Explanation  

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Summary of Notes Citing This Note

Bodily Continuity Body Continuity Duplication Intermittent Objects
Physicalism PID Note, Book & Paper Usage, 2, 3 Research - Proposal Resurrection Resurrection (Metaphysics). T1
Teletransportation Thesis - Chapter 02 (What are We?), 2 Thesis - Chapter 04 (Basic Metaphysical Issues) Thesis - Chapter 05 (Persistence and Time), 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Thesis - Chapter 10 (Thought Experiments), 2
Thesis - Chapter 11 (Resurrection) Thesis - Current Stance Website Generator Documentation - Functors, 2, 3, 4, 5    

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Authors, Books & Papers Citing this Note

Author Title Medium Extra Links Read?
Agar (Nicholas) Functionalism and Personal Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Berglund (Stefan) The Importance of Identity Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Bermudez (Jose Luis) The Moral Significance of Birth Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Clark (Andy) & Kuhn (Robert Lawrence) Aeon: Video - Andy Clark - Virtual immortality Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Gale (Richard) On Some Pernicious Thought-Experiments Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Gasser (Georg) Personal Identity and Resurrection: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Liao (S. Matthew) The Organism View Defended Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Martin (Raymond) Memory, Connecting and What Matters In Survival Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Olson (Eric) Psychology and Personal Identity Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Yes
Olson (Eric) The Human Animal: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Olson (Eric) What Are We? The Question Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) Why We Need Not Accept the Psychological Approach Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Schechtman (Marya) Personality and Persistence: The Many Faces of Personal Survival Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity, Rational Anticipation, and Self-Concern Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Shoemaker (Sydney) Persons and Personal Identity Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Bodily Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Body Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 02 (What Are We?) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 04 (Basic Metaphysical Issues) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 05 (Persistence and Time) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 10 (Thought Experiments) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 11 (Resurrection) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Current Position Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Duplication Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Intermittent Objects Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Physicalism Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Resurrection Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Teletransportation Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Unger (Peter) Investigating Our Beliefs About Ourselves Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Unger (Peter) Precis of 'Identity, Consciousness and Value' Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Unger (Peter) The Physical Approach To Our Survival Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Yes
Wiggins (David) Preface: Sameness and Substance Renewed Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Aeon Video - Danielle Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 16 July 2014 Yes
Berglund (Stefan) Human and Personal Identity Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) High Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 1%
Berglund (Stefan) The Importance of Identity Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Berglund - Human and Personal Identity (PhD Dissertation, Lund University), Chapter 7, 1995, pp. 159-186 No
Bermudez (Jose Luis) The Moral Significance of Birth Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Ethics, 106, No. 2, Jan., 1996, pp. 378-403 7%
Brody (Baruch) Identity and Essence Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Brody (Baruch) - Identity and Essence No
Brody (Baruch) Implications Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Brody - Identity and Essence, 1980, Chapter 3 No
Coburn (Robert) Identity and Spatio-Temporal Continuity Paper - By Subtopic Munitz - Identity and Individuation, 1971, pp. 51-102 No
Dennett (Daniel) Brainstorms - Philosophical Essays on Mind and Psychology Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 43%
Dennett (Daniel) Where Am I? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Dennett - Brainstorms - Philosophical Essays on Mind and Psychology, Chapter 17, 1978 Yes
Johnston (Mark) Human Beings Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy, Volume 84, Issue 2 (Feb 1987), 59-83 Yes
Kagan (Shelly) Death Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Kagan (Shelly) - Death Yes
Kagan (Shelly) Personal identity, Part II: The body theory and the personality theory Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Open Yale Courses, 2007 Yes
Liao (S. Matthew) The Organism View Defended Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract The Monist, Vol. 89, No. 3, Coming into Being and Passing Away (July 2006), pp. 334-350 Yes
Merricks (Trenton) Against the Doctrine of Microphysical Supervenience Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mind - 107/425 (January 1998) Yes
Sainsbury (Mark), Ed. Mind - 107/425 (January 1998) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Sainsbury (Mark), Ed. - Mind - 107/425 (January 1998) 10%
Strong (C.A.) Final Observations Paper - By Subtopic The Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 38, No. 9. (Apr. 24, 1941), pp. 233-243 No
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Physical Continuity Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Van Inwagen (Peter) The Possibility of Resurrection Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract The International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, Volume 9, 1978 56%
Wiggins (David) Identity & Spatio-temporal Continuity Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Wiggins (David) - Identity & Spatio-temporal Continuity 5%
Wiggins (David) Identity & Spatio-temporal Continuity: Introduction Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Wiggins - Identity & Spatio-temporal Continuity, 1967, pp. vii-viii Yes
Wiggins (David) Identity & Spatio-temporal Continuity: Notes Paper - By Subtopic Wiggins - Identity & Spatio-temporal Continuity, 1967, pp. 65-78 No
Wiggins (David) Identity & Spatio-temporal Continuity: Part 4: Self, Body and Spatio-Temporal Continuity Paper - By Subtopic Wiggins - Identity & Spatio-temporal Continuity, 1967, pp. 43-58 No



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