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06/05/2022 12:50:24 3188 Biological View
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12/06/2018 20:44:10 3960 Biological View
10/04/2017 23:38:24 1515 Biological View
27/06/2011 18:57:36 702 Biological View
18/12/2010 19:58:05 361 Biological View
18/08/2009 20:39:50 351 Biological View
26/11/2007 23:25:26 299 Biological View
12/08/2007 10:17:46 285 Biological View



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20/09/2022 11:24:00 Biological View Animalism


Summary of Notes Referenced by This Note

Animalism Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Baker - What Am I? Biological Criterion Body Criterion
Human Animals Jen_080317 (Baker) Metamorphosis Organisms Persistence Criteria
Physicalism Plug Note Apologia Reincarnation Uploading What are We?
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Summary of Notes Citing This Note

Abbreviations, 2 Biological Criterion, 2 Bodily Continuity Noonan - Persons and Bodies - Response, 2 Persistence Criteria
PID Note, Book & Paper Usage, 2, 3 Thesis - Chapter 02 (What are We?) Thesis - Chapter 05 (Persistence and Time) Thesis - Chapter 06 (Animalism and Arguments for It), 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 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?
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Embryos and Stem­Cell Research Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) What Am I? Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Bourget (David) & Chalmers (David) The PhilPapers Surveys: What Do Philosophers Believe? Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Yes
Carter (William) Will I Be a Dead Person? Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Cerullo (Michael A.) Uploading and Branching Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
DeGrazia (David) Human Identity and Bioethics Book Medium Quality Abstract 2  
DeGrazia (David) Human Identity and Bioethics: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
DeGrazia (David) Human Persons: Numerical Identity and Essence Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Human Persons – A Process View Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Noonan (Harold) Arguments Against Animalism: Comments on L.R.Baker 'Persons & Bodies' Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Olson (Eric) Persistence Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) Psychology and Personal Identity Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Olson (Eric) Reply to Lynne Rudder Baker Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) Was I Ever a Fetus? Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) What Are We? Contents + References Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) Why We Need Not Accept the Psychological Approach Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Ethics - Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Immortality Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Abbreviations Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Biological Criterion Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Bodily Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 02 (What Are We?) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 05 (Persistence and Time) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 06 (Animalism and Arguments for It) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Current Position Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Persistence Criteria Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Young (J.Z.) An Introduction to the Study of Man Book Medium Quality Abstract    



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Embryos and Stem­Cell Research Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract UMass Magazine, Spring 2006 Yes
Calvo (Paco) The philosophy of plant neurobiology: a manifesto Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Synthese , May 2016, Vol. 193, No. 5, Special Issue on Neuroscience And Its Philosophy (2014–2015) (May 2016), pp. 1323-1343 6%
Calvo (Paco) What Is It Like to Be a Plant? Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Journal of Consciousness Studies, 24, No. 9–10, 2017, pp. 205–27 5%
Carter (William) Will I Be a Dead Person? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research Mar99, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p167, 5p; Yes
Cerullo (Michael A.) Uploading and Branching Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Minds & Machines (2015) 25:17–36 78%
DeGrazia (David) Human Identity and Bioethics Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract DeGrazia (David) - Human Identity and Bioethics 7%
DeGrazia (David) Human Identity and Bioethics: Introduction Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract DeGrazia - Human Identity and Bioethics, 2005, Chapter 1, 1978 Yes
Gagliano (Monica) The mind of plants: Thinking the unthinkable Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Communicative and Integrative Biology, 10, 2017 Yes
Henriques (Martha) Organisms might be quantum machines Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract BBC Website ("Earth"), 18th July 2016 Yes
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Autopoiesis, Biological Autonomy and the Process View of Life Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract European Journal for Philosophy of Science (2019) 9:5 11%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Bio-Agency and the Possibility of Artificial Agents Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophy of Science - Between the Natural Sciences, the Social Sciences, and the Humanities. ed. by G. Schurz. Dordrecht: Springer. 2018 5%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Review of Chauncey Maher's 'Plant Minds' Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science: Review of Books, 2019 Yes
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Systems or Bodies? On How (Not) to Embody Autopoiesis Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Adaptive Behavior, Published On-Line 8 April 2019 No
Olson (Eric) Psychology and Personal Identity Paper - Cited 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 Low Quality Abstract Olson (Eric) - The Human Animal - Personal Identity Without Psychology Yes
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Ethics - Introduction Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Shoemaker (David) - Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction, 2009, Introduction Yes
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Shoemaker (David) - Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Biological View Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Trewavas (Anthony) Aspects of Plant Intelligence Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Annals of Botany, 92, pp. 1–20, 2003 6%
Trewavas (Anthony) Plant intelligence: Mindless mastery Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Nature, 415, p. 841, 2002 No
Young (J.Z.) An Introduction to the Study of Man Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Young (J.Z.) - An Introduction to the Study of Man No



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