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Natural Kinds

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18/12/2010 19:58:05 913 Natural Kinds
26/11/2007 23:25:26 1061 Natural Kinds
12/08/2007 10:17:46 698 Natural Kinds



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Animals Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) First-Person Perspective Kinds Person
Properties        

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Concepts Daniel Dennett – Conditions of Personhood Homo Sapiens Kinds, 2 Person
Phase Sortals Research - Focus Research - Proposal Self Thesis - Chapter 04 (Basic Metaphysical Issues)
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Todman (Theo) Thesis - Self Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
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Wilson (Jack) Beyond Horses and Oak Trees: A New Theory of Individuation for Living Entities Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Ayers (Michael R.) Locke (Vol 2 - Ontology) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Ayers (Michael R.) - Locke (Vol 2 - Ontology) 25%
Ayers (Michael R.) Locke Versus Aristotle on Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy, 78.5 (May 1981), 247-272 No
Ayers (Michael R.) Part II: God, Nature and the Law of Nature Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Ayers - Locke (Vol. 2 - Ontology), 1991, Part II, pp. 131-204 No
Bird (Alexander) & Tobin (Emma) Natural Kinds Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy 65%
Brody (Baruch) Natural Kinds and Real Essences Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy 64, No. 14, Jul. 20, 1967, pp. 431-446 No
Brown (Jessica) Natural Kind Terms and Recognitional Capacities Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mind - 107/426 (April 1998) No
Charland (Louis C.) The Natural Kind Status of Emotion Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 53, Number 4, December 2002, pp. 511-537(27) No
Cocchiarella (Nino) On the Logic of Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Philosophy of Science 43, No. 2. (Jun., 1976), pp. 202-222. No
Cooper (Rachel) Why Hacking is Wrong about Human Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, 55, Number 1, March 2004, pp. 73-85(13) No
Daly (Chris) Defending Promiscuous Realism About Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Quarterly 46, No. 185 (Oct., 1996), pp. 496-500 No
Daly (Chris) Review. Natural kinds. T.E. Wilkerson Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Mind, 105, Number 419, July 1996, pp. 514-517(4) No
Doepke (Frederick) Identity and Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Philosophical Quarterly, 1992, Vol. 42 Issue 166, p89, 6p No
Dupre (John) In Defence of Classification Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Stud. Hist. Phil. Biol. & Biomed. Sci., Vol. 32, No. 2, pp. 203–219, 2001 No
Dupre (John) Is 'Natural Kind' a Natural Kind Term? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Monist; Jan2002, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p29, 21p No
Dupre (John) Natural Kinds and Biological Taxa Paper - By Subtopic Philosophical Review 90, No. 1. (Jan., 1981), pp. 66-90 No
Dupre (John) The Disorder of Things: Metaphysical Foundations of the Disunity of Science Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Dupre (John) - The Disorder of Things: Metaphysical Foundations of the Disunity of Science No
Dupre (John) Wilkerson on Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophy 64 1989, pp. 248-251 No
Dupre (John) & O'Malley (Maureen A.) Varieties of Living Things: Life at the Intersection of Lineage and Metabolism Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy and Theoretical Biology (2009) 1:e003 No
Elder (Crawford) Review. Natural kinds. T.E. Wilkerson Paper - By Subtopic Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 57, No. 1. (Mar., 1997), pp. 239-241 No
Ereshefsky (Marc) Bridging the Gap between Human Kinds and Biological Kinds Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Philosophy of Science 71 Dec2004, Issue 5, p912-921, 10p No
Fales (Evans) Natural Kinds and Freaks of Nature Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy of Science 49, No. 1. (Mar., 1982), pp. 67-90 No
Fodor (Jerry) Concepts - Where Cognitive Science Went Wrong Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Fodor (Jerry) - Concepts - Where Cognitive Science Went Wrong No
Fodor (Jerry) Innateness and Ontology, Part II: Natural Kind Concepts Paper - By Subtopic Fodor - Concepts - Where Cognitive Science Went Wrong, Chapter 7 No
Funkhouser (Eric) Metaphysics, Spring 2014 Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Funkhouser (Eric) - Metaphysics, Spring 2014 64%
Funkhouser (Eric) Notes on Quine, “Natural Kinds” Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Funkhouser (Eric) - Metaphysics, Spring 2014 No
Griffiths (Paul) Darwinism, Process Structuralism, and Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Philosophy of Science 63, Supplement. Proceedings of the 1996 Biennial Meetings of the Philosophy of Science Association. Part I: Contributed Papers (Sep., 1996), pp. S1-S9 No
Griffiths (Paul) Emotions as Natural and Normative Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy of Science 71 Dec2004, Issue 5, p901-911, 11p No
Haslam (Nick O.) Natural Kinds, Human Kinds, and Essentialism Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Social Research; Summer98, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p291-314, 24p No
Hawley (Katherine) & Bird (Alexander) What are Natural Kinds? Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract St. Andrews' Website; Philosophical Perspectives 25.1 (2011), 205-221. 17%
Hirsch (Eli) Natural Kinds and Natural Units Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Hirsch - The Concept of Identity, 1982, Chapter 9 Yes
Hirsch (Eli) The Concept of Identity Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Hoffman (Joshua) & Rosenkrantz (Gary) Organisms and Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Hoffman & Rosenkrantz - Substance: Its Nature and Existence, Appendix No
Hoffman (Joshua) & Rosenkrantz (Gary) Substance: Its Nature and Existence Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Hoffman (Joshua) & Rosenkrantz (Gary) - Substance: Its Nature and Existence No
Kahane (Howard) Thomason on Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Nous, 3, No. 4. (Nov., 1969), pp. 409-412 No
Khalidi (Muhammad Ali) Natural Kinds and Crosscutting Categories Paper - By Subtopic Journal of Philosophy 95, No. 1, Jan., 1998, pp. 33-50 No
Kim (Jaegwon) Moral Kinds and Natural Kinds: What's the Difference: For a Naturalist? Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Issues, Vol. 8, Truth. (1997), pp. 293-301 No
Kitcher (Patricia) Natural Kinds and Unnatural Persons Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy - 54:541-547 (1979) No
Kitts (David B.) & Kitts (David J.) Biological Species as Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy of Science 46, No. 4 (Dec., 1979), pp. 613-622 No
Kornblith (Hilary) Inductive Inference and Its Natural Ground - an Essay in Naturalistic Epistemology Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Kornblith (Hilary) - Inductive Inference and Its Natural Ground - an Essay in Naturalistic Epistemology No
Kornblith (Hilary) Locke and Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Kornblith - Inductive Inference and Its Natural Ground, Chapter 2 No
Kornblith (Hilary) Naturalizing Epistemology Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Kornblith (Hilary) - Naturalizing Epistemology No
Kornblith (Hilary) Real Kinds in Nature Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Kornblith - Inductive Inference and Its Natural Ground, Chapter 3 No
LaPorte (Joseph) Natural Kinds and Conceptual Change Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract LaPorte (Joseph) - Natural Kinds and Conceptual Change No
LaPorte (Joseph) Natural Kinds and Conceptual Change Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied No
LaPorte (Joseph) Natural Kinds and Conceptual Change: Introduction Paper - Cited LaPorte - Natural Kinds and Conceptual Change, Introduction No
LaPorte (Joseph) Natural Kinds, Rigidity, and Essence Paper - By Subtopic LaPorte - Natural Kinds and Conceptual Change, Chapter 2 No
LaPorte (Joseph) What Is a Natural Kind, and Do Biological Taxa Qualify Paper - By Subtopic LaPorte - Natural Kinds and Conceptual Change, Chapter 1 No
Lizza (John) Persons: Natural, Functional, or Ethical Kind? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract The American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Vol. 66, No. 1, The Challenges of Globalization: Rethinking Nature, Culture, and Freedom (Jan., 2007), pp. 195-216 No
Madell (Geoffrey) The Identity of the Self Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Madell (Geoffrey) - The Identity of the Self No
Markman (Ellen) Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Kornblith - Naturalizing Epistemology No
Mellor (D.H.) Natural Kinds Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, Vol. 28, No. 4, Dec., 1977, pp. 299-312 No
Mueller (Axel) Natural Kinds and Projectible Predicates Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Sorites 1, April 1995; 13-45 No
Putman (Daniel) Natural Kinds and Human Artifacts Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mind, 91, No. 363 (Jul., 1982), pp. 418-419 No
Quine (W.V.) Natural Kinds Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Quine - Ontological Relativity 19%
Quine (W.V.) Ontological Relativity Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied 5%
Resnick (Lawrence) Empiricism and Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy 57, No. 17 (Aug., 1960), pp. 555-559 No
Rorty (Amelie), Ed. The Identities of Persons Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Rorty (Amelie), Ed. - The Identities of Persons 33%
Ruse (Michael) Biological Species: Natural Kinds, Individuals, or What? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 38, No. 2 (Jun., 1987), pp. 225-242 No
Sainsbury (Mark), Ed. Mind - 107/426 (April 1998) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Sainsbury (Mark), Ed. - Mind - 107/426 (April 1998) No
Salmon (Nathan) Putnam’s Theory of Natural Kind Terms Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Salmon - Reference and Essence, 2005, Chapter 4 No
Salmon (Nathan) Reference and Essence Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Salmon (Nathan) - Reference and Essence 6%
Schwartz (Stephen P.) Naming, Necessity and Natural Kinds: Introduction Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Schwartz (Stephen P.), Ed. - Naming, Necessity and Natural Kinds 2%
Schwartz (Stephen P.) Natural Kinds and Nominal Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mind, 89, No. 354 (Apr., 1980), pp. 182-195 No
Schwartz (Stephen P.), Ed. Naming, Necessity and Natural Kinds Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Schwartz (Stephen P.), Ed. - Naming, Necessity and Natural Kinds 1%
Sider (Ted) Naturalness and Arbitrariness Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies 81 (1996): 283–301 17%
Sider (Ted) Naturalness, Intrinsicality, and Duplication Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Ted Sider's Website: Sider's unpublished PhD Dissertation. 5%
Sober (Elliott) Natural Kind Paper - By Subtopic Kim & Sosa - A Companion to Metaphysics No
Sperber (Dan) Seedless grapes: Nature and culture Paper - By Subtopic Birkbeck Philosophy Society, 25th February 2003 No
Thomason (Richmond H.) Species, Determinates and Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Nous, 3, No. 1. (Feb., 1969), pp. 95-101 No
Todman (Theo) Birkbeck Philosophy Society - 2002/2003 Programme Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Todman (Theo) - Birkbeck Philosophy Society - 2002/2003 Programme 2%
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Towry (M.H.) On the Doctrine of Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Mind, 12, No. 47 (Jul., 1887), pp. 434-438 No
Uzgalis (William) The Anti-Essential Locke and Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Philosophical Quarterly, 1988, Vol. 38 Issue 152, p330-339, 10p No
Wiggins (David) Continuants: Their Activity, Their Being, and Their Identity Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Wiggins (David) - Continuants: Their Activity, Their Being, and Their Identity 8%
Wiggins (David) Locke, Butler and the Stream of Consciousness: And Men as Natural Kind Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy, Vol. 51, No. 196 (Apr., 1976), pp. 131-158 Yes
Wiggins (David) Putnam's Concept of Natural Kind Words and Frege's Doctrines of Sense, Reference, and Extension: Can They Cohere? Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Wiggins (David) - Continuants: Their Activity, Their Being, and Their Identity 17%
Wilkerson (T.E.) Natural Kinds Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Wilkerson (T.E.) - Natural Kinds No
Wilkerson (T.E.) Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Wilkerson - Natural Kinds, 1995, Chapter 2 No
Wilkerson (T.E.) Natural Kinds - Problems Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Wilkerson - Natural Kinds, 1995, Chapter 3 No
Wilkerson (T.E.) Recent Work on Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Books; Oct1998, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p225, 9p No
Wilkerson (T.E.) Species and Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Wilkerson - Natural Kinds, 1995, Chapter 5 No
Wilkerson (T.E.) Species, Essences and the Names of Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Quarterly, 1993, Vol. 43 Issue 170, p1, 19p No
Wilson (Jack) Biological Individuality - The identity and Persistence of Living Entities Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Wilson (Jack) - Biological Individuality - The identity and Persistence of Living Entities Yes



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