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Personal Identity

Brain State Transfer

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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    
Campbell (Scott) Rapid Psychological Change Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Dainton (Barry) Self: Philosophy In Transit: Prologue Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Ehring (Douglas) Personal Identity and Time Travel Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: 2019+ Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Johnston (Mark) Human Beings Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Kingma (Elselijn) Were You Part of Your Mother? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Marshall (Richard) & Olson (Eric) Eric T. Olson: The Philosopher with No Hands Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Noonan (Harold) Arguments Against Animalism: Comments on L.R.Baker 'Persons & Bodies' Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Noonan (Harold) The Possibility of Reincarnation Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Olson (Eric) Psychology and Personal Identity Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) The Human Animal: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) Why We Need Not Accept the Psychological Approach Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Perry (John) A Dialogue on Personal Identity and Immortality Book Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Shoemaker (Sydney) Functionalism and Personal Identity - a Reply Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Animalism Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Body Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Brain Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Brain Transplants Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 10 (Thought Experiments) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Closest Continuer Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Homo Sapiens Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Information Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Reduplication Objections Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Uploading Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Agar (Nicholas) Functionalism and Personal Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Nous, Mar2003, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p52-70, 19p; 8%
Dainton (Barry) Self: Philosophy In Transit Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 10%
Dainton (Barry) Self: Philosophy In Transit: Prologue Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Dainton (Barry) - Self: Philosophy In Transit, Prologue Yes
Ehring (Douglas) Personal Identity and Time Travel Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies, Vol. 52, No. 3 (Nov., 1987), pp. 427-433 Yes
Johnston (Mark) Human Beings Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy, Volume 84, Issue 2 (Feb 1987), 59-83 Yes
Marshall (Richard) Philosophy at 3:AM: Questions and Answers with 25 Top Philosophers Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 97%
Marshall (Richard) & Olson (Eric) Eric T. Olson: The Philosopher with No Hands Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Marshall (Richard) - Philosophy at 3:AM: Questions and Answers with 25 Top Philosophers Yes
Olson (Eric) Personal Identity (Stanford, 2015) Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, Summer 2017 22%
Perry (John) Identity, Personal Identity and the Self Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 4%
Perry (John) Williams on The Self and the Future Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Perry - Identity, Personal Identity and the Self, 2002, Chapter 6 No
Shoemaker (Sydney) Functionalism and Personal Identity - a Reply Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Nous, 38:3 (2004), pp. 525-533 33%
Shoemaker (Sydney) Personal Identity: a Materialist Account Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Shoemaker & Swinburne - Personal Identity, 1984, pp. 67-132 33%
Shoemaker (Sydney) Persons and Personal Identity Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Kim & Sosa - A Companion to Metaphysics Yes
Shoemaker (Sydney) & Swinburne (Richard) Personal Identity Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 17%
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Brain State Transfer Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Williams (Bernard) Problems of the Self Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 55%
Williams (Bernard) The Self and the Future Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Williams - Problems of the Self Yes



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