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Personal Identity

Biological View

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Table of the Previous 6 Versions of this Note:

Date Length Title
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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17/08/2018 17:35:31 Biological View Animalism

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Animalism Animals Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Biological Criterion Body Criterion
Organisms Persistence Criteria Uploading What are We?  

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Abbreviations, 2 Biological Criterion, 2 Bodily Continuity Noonan - Persons and Bodies - Response, 2 Persistence Criteria
Thesis - Current Stance        

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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) 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 High Quality Abstract    
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) 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 - Biological View Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Bodily Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   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
Baker (Lynne Rudder) What Am I? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research Mar99, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p151, 9p; Yes
Bourget (David) & Chalmers (David) What Do Philosophers Believe? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract PhilPapers Surveys, November 30, 2013 Yes
Carter (William) Will I Be a Dead Person? Paper - Cited 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 10%
DeGrazia (David) Human Identity and Bioethics: Introduction Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract DeGrazia - Human Identity and Bioethics, 2005, Chapter 1 Yes
Henriques (Martha) Organisms might be quantum machines Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract BBC Website ("Earth"), 18th July 2016 Yes
Hershenov (David) Review of David DeGrazia’s Human Identity and Bioethics Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly, 8:4, Winter 2008 No
Olson (Eric) Papers on Identity Boxes: Vol 13 (Olson) Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 24%
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) Reply to Lynne Rudder Baker Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research Mar99, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p161, 6p; 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
Olson (Eric) Was I Ever a Fetus? Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research Mar97, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p95, 18p; Yes
Olson (Eric) Why We Need Not Accept the Psychological Approach Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract The Human Animal, September 1999, Chapter 3, pp. 42-72 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 - Cited 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
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
Young (J.Z.) An Introduction to the Study of Man Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Young (J.Z.) - An Introduction to the Study of Man No



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