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Personal Identity

Metamorphosis

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Table of the Previous 6 Versions of this Note:

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11/03/2018 20:19:41 3445 Metamorphosis
18/12/2010 19:58:05 1853 Metamorphosis
26/05/2010 11:03:50 1757 Metamorphosis
26/05/2010 10:50:53 1689 Metamorphosis
26/11/2007 23:25:26 1040 Metamorphosis
12/08/2007 10:17:46 999 Metamorphosis



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10/05/2018 10:07:41 Metamorphosis Thought Experiments

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1 Corinthians: 15 Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Continuity Fetuses Human Beings
Individual Organisms Phase Sortals Resurrection Sortals

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Androids Baillie - What Am I?, 2 Baker - Persons and Bodies - Response to Olson Baker - The Human Animal: Big-Tent Metaphysics, 2 Biological Criterion, 2, 3
Bodily Continuity, 2, 3 Continuity Intermittent Objects Johnston - Human Beings Markosian - The Human Animal: Three Problems for Olson, 2, 3
Olson - Immanent Causation and Life After Death, 2, 3, 4 Olson - The Human Animal: Reply to Baker, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Phase Sortals Research - Proposal Test Note - Auto-XRef
Thesis - Chapter 04 (Basic Metaphysical Issues), 2 Thisness (Haecceity)      

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Authors, Books & Papers Citing this Note

Author Title Medium Extra Links Read?
Arnold (Keith) The Subject of Radical Change Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Baillie (James) What Am I? Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Baker (Deane-Peter) Taylor and Parfit on Personal Identity: a Response to Lotter Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Big-Tent Metaphysics Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Reply to Olson Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Bynum (Caroline) Change in the Middle Ages Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Bynum (Caroline) Metamorphosis and Identity Book Low Quality Abstract    
Bynum (Caroline) Shape and Story Paper Low Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Cairns-Smith (A.G.) The Life Puzzle - On Crystals and Organisms and on the Possibility of a Crystal as an Ancestor Paper Low Quality Abstract 2  
Dupre (John) Metaphysics of metamorphosis Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Gasser (Georg) Personal Identity and Resurrection: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Hospers (John) Is the Notion of Disembodied Existence Intelligible? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Johnston (Mark) Human Beings Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Kafka (Franz), Muir (Edwin), Muir (Willa) Metamorphosis and Other Stories Book Low Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Kafka (Franz), Pasley (Malcolm) Metamorphosis and Other Stories Book Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3 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   Yes
Markosian (Ned) Three Problems for Olson's Account of Personal Identity Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Olson (Eric) Immanent Causation and Life After Death Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4 Yes
Olson (Eric) Persistence Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Olson (Eric) Replies to Baker, Markosian & Zimmerman Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Yes
Price (Marjorie) Identity Through Time Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9  
Sacks (Oliver) An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales Paper High Quality Abstract 2  
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Immortality Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Androids Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Biological Criterion Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Bodily Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Intermittent Objects Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Metamorphosis Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Phase Sortals Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Thisness (Haecceity) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Van Inwagen (Peter) Plantinga’s Replacement Argument Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Wexelblatt (Robert) The Higher Parody: Ivan Ilych's Metamorphosis and the Death of Gregor Samsa Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Wilson (Jack) Beyond Horses and Oak Trees: A New Theory of Individuation for Living Entities Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Alexander (Denis) Science and Christian Belief 08.1 (April 1996) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Alexander (Denis) - Science and Christian Belief 08.1 (April 1996) No
Arnold (Keith) The Subject of Radical Change Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies, Vol. 33, No. 4 (May, 1978), pp. 395-401 Yes
Baillie (James) Identity, Survival, and Sortal Concepts Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Quarterly, 1990, Vol. 40 Issue 159, p183-194, 12p Yes
Baillie (James) Problems in Personal Identity Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 66%
Baillie (James) What Am I? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Baillie (James) - Problems in Personal Identity, 1993, Chapter 4 Yes
Baker (Deane-Peter) Alvin Plantinga Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 9%
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Big-Tent Metaphysics Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Abstracta Special Issue I – 2008 (Brazil) Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Personal Identity Over Time Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Baker (Lynne) - Persons and Bodies, Chapter 5 Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Persons and Bodies: A Constitution View Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) High Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Reply to Olson Paper - Cited Field Guide to the Philosophy of Mind, 2001, e-Symposium on "Persons & Bodies: A Constitution View" Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder), Etc. E-Symposium on 'Persons & Bodies: A Constitution View' Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Bynum (Caroline) Metamorphosis and Identity Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Bynum (Caroline) - Metamorphosis and Identity 0%
de Pomerai (David) Transgenesis in Animal Systems: a View from Within Paper - By Subtopic Alexander (Denis) - Science and Christian Belief 8.1 (April 1996) No
Deroy (Ophelia) Why you need to touch your keys to believe they’re in your bag Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Aeon, 29 November, 2017 Yes
Dupre (John) Metaphysics of metamorphosis Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 30 November, 2017 Yes
Gasser (Georg) Personal Identity and Resurrection: Introduction Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Gasser (Georg) - Personal Identity and Resurrection: How Do We Survive Our Death? 2010 Yes
Gasser (Georg) Personal Identity and Resurrection: Introduction Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Gasser (Georg) - Personal Identity and Resurrection: How Do We Survive Our Death? 2010 Yes
Gasser (Georg), Ed. Personal Identity and Resurrection: How Do We Survive Our Death? Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 90%
Gasser (Georg), Ed. Personal Identity and Resurrection: How Do We Survive Our Death? Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 90%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: C-F Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) - Aeon: C-F 32%
Johnston (Mark) Human Beings Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy, Volume 84, Issue 2 (Feb 1987), 59-83 Yes
Kafka (Franz), Pasley (Malcolm) Metamorphosis and Other Stories Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Kafka (Franz), Pasley (Malcolm) - Metamorphosis and Other Stories Yes
Kazez (Jean) The Philosophical Parent: Asking the Hard Questions About Having and Raising Children Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Kazez (Jean) The Philosophical Parent: Asking the Hard Questions About Having and Raising Children Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Kazez (Jean) - The Philosophical Parent: Asking the Hard Questions About Having and Raising Children 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%
Markosian (Ned) Three Problems for Olson's Account of Personal Identity Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Abstracta Special Issue I – 2008 (Brazil) Yes
Olson (Eric) Immanent Causation and Life After Death Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Gasser (Georg) - Personal Identity and Resurrection: How Do We Survive Our Death? 2010 Yes
Olson (Eric) Persistence Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract The Human Animal, September 1999, Chapter 2, pp. 22-41 Yes
Olson (Eric) Replies to Baker, Markosian & Zimmerman Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Abstracta Special Issue I – 2008 (Brazil) Yes
Olson (Eric) The Human Animal - Personal Identity Without Psychology Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Olson (Eric), Etc. Abstracta Special Issue on 'The Human Animal' Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) High 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%
Price (Marjorie) Identity Through Time Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy 74, No. 4, Apr., 1977, pp. 201-217 73%
Regis (Ed) Great Mambo Chicken and the Transhuman Condition: Science Slightly over the Edge Book - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Regis (Ed) - Great Mambo Chicken and the Transhuman Condition: Science Slightly over the Edge Yes
Sacks (Oliver) An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 2%
Sacks (Oliver) An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Sacks - An Anthropologist on Mars 3%
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Immortality Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Shoemaker (David) - Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction, 2009, Chapter 1 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Metamorphosis Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Van Inwagen (Peter) Plantinga’s Replacement Argument Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Baker (Deane-Peter) - Alvin Plantinga, Chapter 8 Yes
Wexelblatt (Robert) The Higher Parody: Ivan Ilych's Metamorphosis and the Death of Gregor Samsa Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract The Massachusetts Review, Vol. 21, No. 3 (Fall, 1980), pp. 601-628 12%
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) Beyond Horses and Oak Trees: A New Theory of Individuation for Living Entities Paper - Referencing 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
Wilson (Jack) Biological Individuality - The identity and Persistence of Living Entities Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes



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