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Personal Identity

Phase Sortals

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Table of the Previous 4 Versions of this Note:

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11/03/2018 20:19:41 3777 Phase Sortals
18/12/2010 19:58:05 2139 Phase Sortals
26/11/2007 23:25:26 2043 Phase Sortals
12/08/2007 10:17:46 1421 Phase Sortals



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01/05/2018 00:46:05 Phase Sortals Sortals

Summary of Note Links from this Page

Animalism Animals Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Human Beings Intermittent Objects
Kinds Metamorphosis Natural Kinds Person Properties
Psychological View Sortals Substance Wiggins  

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Summary of Note Links to this Page

Clinical Observations Daniel Dennett – Conditions of Personhood Garrett - Persons and Bodies - Response Human Beings Intermittent Objects, 2
Kinds Metamorphosis Personal Identity and Moral Action. T1 Psychological Continuity Reductionism
Research - Proposal Sortals Substance Thesis - Chapter 03 (What is a Person?) Thesis - Chapter 04 (Basic Metaphysical Issues)
Thesis - Current Stance Unity of the Person Wiggins    

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Authors, Books & Papers Citing this Note

Author Title Medium Extra Links Read?
Anscombe (G.E.M.) Objects and Identity: Foreward Paper High Quality Abstract    
Baker (Deane-Peter) Taylor and Parfit on Personal Identity: a Response to Lotter Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) When Do Persons Begin and End? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Braddon-Mitchell (David) & Miller (Kristie) Talking about a Universalist World Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Campbell (Scott) Persons and Substances Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Garrett (Brian) Animalism and Reductionism Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Garrett (Brian) The Story of I: Some Comments on L.R.Baker 'Persons & Bodies' Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Hershenov (David) Review of Nancy Murphy's 'Bodies and Souls, or Spirited Bodies?' Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Kazez (Jean) The Philosophical Parent: Asking the Hard Questions About Having and Raising Children Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Lockwood (Michael) When Does a Life Begin? Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4 Yes
Olson (Eric) Persistence Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 Yes
Olson (Eric) Psychology and Personal Identity Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5 Yes
Olson (Eric) The Human Animal: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Price (Marjorie) Identity Through Time Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity, Rational Anticipation, and Self-Concern Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Smart (Brian) How can Persons be Ascribed M-Predicates? Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Snowdon (Paul) The Self and Personal Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Clinical Observations Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Current Position Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Human Beings Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Intermittent Objects Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Kinds Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Metamorphosis Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Phase Sortals Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Psychological Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Reductionism Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Sortals Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Substance Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Unity of the Person Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Wiggins Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Wilson (Jack) Beyond Horses and Oak Trees: A New Theory of Individuation for Living Entities Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4 Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Baker (Lynne Rudder) When Do Persons Begin and End? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Distinguished Faculty Lecture, December 5, 2005 Yes
Campbell (Scott) Persons and Substances Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies 104, Number 3, June 2001, pp. 253-267(15). No
Garrett (Brian) Animalism and Reductionism Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Garrett - Personal Identity and Self-consciousness, 1998, Chapter 2 Yes
Garrett (Brian) Personal Identity and Self-consciousness Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Grayling (Anthony), Ed. Philosophy 1 - A Guide Through the Subject Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied 27%
Hershenov (David) Review of Nancy Murphy's 'Bodies and Souls, or Spirited Bodies?' Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Religious Studies, 43:2, June 2007, 237-242 Yes
Lockwood (Michael) When Does a Life Begin? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Lockwood - Moral Dilemmas in Modern Medicine, 1987 Yes
Lockwood (Michael) When Does a Life Begin? Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Lockwood - Moral Dilemmas in Modern Medicine, 1987 Yes
Lockwood (Michael), Ed. Moral Dilemmas in Modern Medicine Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 43%
Lockwood (Michael), Ed. Moral Dilemmas in Modern Medicine Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 43%
Marquis (Don) Why Abortion is Immoral Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 86, No. 4, Apr., 1989, pp. 183-202 No
Olson (Eric) Persistence Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract The Human Animal, September 1999, Chapter 2, pp. 22-41 Yes
Olson (Eric) Psychology and Personal Identity Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract The Human Animal, September 1999, Chapter 1, pp. 7-21 Yes
Olson (Eric) Psychology and Personal Identity Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract The Human Animal, September 1999, Chapter 1, pp. 7-21 Yes
Olson (Eric) The Human Animal - Personal Identity Without Psychology Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Olson (Eric) The Human Animal - Personal Identity Without Psychology Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Price (Marjorie) Identity Through Time Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy 74, No. 4, Apr., 1977, pp. 201-217 73%
Shand (John) Central Issues of Philosophy Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 34%
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity, Rational Anticipation, and Self-Concern Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Shoemaker (David) - Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction, 2009, Chapter 2 Yes
Snowdon (Paul) The Self and Personal Identity Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Shand (John) - Central Issues of Philosophy, Chapter 9 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Phase Sortals Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Wiggins (David) Metaphysics: Substance Paper - Cited Grayling - Philosophy 1 - A Guide Through the Subject, 1998, Chapter 4 (part) No
Wiggins (David) Outline of a Theory of Individuation (S&S) Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Wiggins - Sameness and Substance, 1980, Chapter 2 No
Wiggins (David) Sameness and Substance Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Wiggins (David) - Sameness and Substance 11%
Wiggins (David) The Absoluteness of Sameness (S&S) Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Wiggins - Sameness and Substance, 1980, Chapter 1 No
Wilson (Jack) Beyond Horses and Oak Trees: A New Theory of Individuation for Living Entities Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Wilson, Jack - Biological Individuality: The identity and Persistence of Living Entities; 1999, Chap. 1, pp. 1-21 Yes
Wilson (Jack) Biological Individuality - The identity and Persistence of Living Entities Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes



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