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Personal Identity

Connectedness vs Continuity

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Summary of Notes Referenced by This Note

Animals Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Continuity Corpses Fetuses
First-Person Perspective Johnston - Human Beings Locke Methuselah Note Links Explanation
Parfit Persistence Criteria Person Plug Note Apologia Pregnancy
Psychological Continuity Self What Matters Works Read - Explanation  

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Summary of Notes Citing This Note

Artifacts Bodily Continuity Continuity Fetuses Johnston - Human Beings
Methuselah Parfit Personal Identity and Moral Action. T1 PID Note, Book & Paper Usage, 2, 3 Psychological Continuity, 2
Psychological Criterion Psychological View Strawson - Why I Have No Future Thesis - Chapter 01 (Introduction), 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Thesis - Chapter 02 (What are We?)
Thesis - Chapter 04 (Basic Metaphysical Issues) Thesis - Chapter 05 (Persistence and Time), 2, 3, 4, 5 Thesis - Chapter 08 (Arguments against Animalism) 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?
Belzer (Marvin) Notes on Relation R Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Bradley (Ben) The Worst Time to Die Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Brennan (Andrew) Amnesia and Other Problems Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Brown (M.T.) Multiple Personality and Personal Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Butkovic (Ana) Does Identity Really Matter? Parfit vs Lewis Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Campbell (Scott) Is Connectedness Necessary to What Matters in Survival? Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4  
Campbell (Scott) Rapid Psychological Change Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Carter (William) How to Change Your Mind Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Carter (William) Personal Identity Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Chappell (Tim), Chappell (Sophie Grace) Personal Identity, 'R-Relatedness' And The Empty Question Argument Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Chappell (Tim), Chappell (Sophie Grace) Seeds: On Personal Identity and the Resurrection Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Clark (Andy) & Kuhn (Robert Lawrence) Aeon: Video - Andy Clark - Virtual immortality Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Ehring (Douglas) Survival and Trivial Facts Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Funkhouser (Eric) Notes on Parfit, 'Personal Identity' Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Gillett (Grant) Brain Bisection and Personal Identity Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Hershenov (David) Review of Nancey Murphy's 'Bodies and Souls, or Spirited Bodies?' Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Hershenov (David) The Memory Criterion and the Problem of Backward Causation Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Hirsch (Eli) Minds and Bodies: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Hoffman (Joshua) & Rosenkrantz (Gary) On the Unity of the Parts of Organisms Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Johnston (Mark) Human Beings Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Johnston (Mark) Is Heaven a Place We Can Get To? Paper High Quality Abstract    
Keefe (Rosanna) Vagueness by Numbers Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Kingma (Elselijn) Lady Parts: The Metaphysics of Pregnancy Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Kingma (Elselijn) Were You Part of Your Mother? Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Lewis (David) Survival and Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Lewis (David) The Paradoxes of Time Travel Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Martin (Raymond) Self-Concern: An Experiential Approach to what Matters in Survival Book High Quality Abstract   Yes
McInerney (Peter K.) Conceptions of Persons and Persons through Time Paper High Quality Abstract    
McMahan (Jeff) Death and the Value of Life Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Merricks (Trenton) Review of Jonathan Dancy's 'Reading Parfit' Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Mills (Eugene) Dividing Without Reducing: Bodily Fission and Personal Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Noonan (Harold) Quasi-Memory Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Noonan (Harold) The Possibility of Reincarnation Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Olson (Eric) Persistence Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Olson (Eric) Psychology and Personal Identity Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Otsuka (Michael) Personal Identity, Substantial Change, and the Significance of Becoming Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Parfit (Derek) A Response (to Gillett - Reasoning About Persons) Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Parfit (Derek) Experiences, subjects, and conceptual schemes Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Parfit (Derek) Lewis, Perry, and What Matters Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Parfit (Derek) Nagel's Brain Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Parfit (Derek) Personal Identity and Rationality Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Parfit (Derek) Summary of Discussion Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4 Yes
Parfit (Derek) What We Believe Ourselves To Be Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Radden (Jennifer) A Metaphysics of Successive Selves Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Roberts (Melinda) Lewis's Theory Of Personal Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Robinson (John) Personal Identity and Survival Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Ethical Theory Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Ethics - Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity, Rational Anticipation, and Self-Concern Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 Yes
Shoemaker (Sydney) Persons and Personal Identity Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Slors (Marc) A Content-Oriented Conception of Psychological Continuity Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Slors (Marc) A Content-Oriented Conception of Psychological Continuity Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Stone (Jim) Parfit and the Buddha: Why There Are No People Paper Low Quality Abstract 2  
Stone (Jim) Why there are still no people Paper Low Quality Abstract 2  
Strawson (Galen) Why I Have No Future Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Swinburne (Richard) How To Determine Which Is The True Theory Of Personal Identity Paper High Quality Abstract 2  
Tammet (Daniel) N/A Author High Quality Abstract    
Thomas (Janice L.) Psychological continuity Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Yes
Thomas (Janice L.) What matters for survival and the logical possibility of resurrection Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Artifacts Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Bodily Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 01 (Introduction) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 02 (What Are We?) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 04 (Basic Metaphysical Issues) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 05 (Persistence and Time) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 08 (Arguments against Animalism) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Current Position Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Fetuses Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Methuselah Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Parfit Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Psychological Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Psychological Criterion Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Psychological View Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Tollefsen (Christopher) Animalism and the Unborn Human Being Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Wiggins (David) Preface: Sameness and Substance Renewed Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Wiggins (David) The Concern to Survive Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4 Yes
Williams (Bernard) The Makropulos Case: Reflections on the Tedium of Immortality Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Wolf (Susan) Self-Interest and Interest in Selves Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4  



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Belzer (Marvin) Notes on Relation R Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Analysis, Vol. 56, No. 1, Jan., 1996, pp. 56-62 17%
Bradley (Ben) The Worst Time to Die Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Ethics 118 (January 2008): 291–314 No
Campbell (Scott) Is Connectedness Necessary to What Matters in Survival? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Ratio 14.3, September 2001, pp. 193-202(10). No
Campbell (Scott) Rapid Psychological Change Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Analysis; Jul2004, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p256-264, 9p 11%
Carter (William) How to Change Your Mind Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Canadian Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 19, No. 1, March 1989, pp. 1-14 Yes
Chappell (Tim), Chappell (Sophie Grace) Seeds: On Personal Identity and the Resurrection Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Cholbi, Michael ed. Immortality and the Philosophy of Death. London: Rowman & Littlefield, pp. 85–98. Yes
Funkhouser (Eric) Metaphysics, Spring 2014 Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 94%
Funkhouser (Eric) Notes on Parfit, 'Personal Identity' Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Funkhouser (Eric) - Metaphysics, Spring 2014 Yes
Hershenov (David) Review of Nancey Murphy's 'Bodies and Souls, or Spirited Bodies?' Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Religious Studies, 43:2, June 2007, 237-242 Yes
Hirsch (Eli) Minds and Bodies: Introduction Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Hirsch - The Concept of Identity, 1982, Introduction to Part 2 Yes
Hirsch (Eli) The Concept of Identity Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Johnston (Mark) Human Beings Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy, Volume 84, Issue 2 (Feb 1987), 59-83 Yes
Lewis (David) Philosophical Papers Volume I Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Lewis (David) Survival and Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Lewis - Philosophical Papers Volume I, Part 1: Ontology, Chapter 5 Yes
Noonan (Harold) Personal Identity Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Noonan (Harold) Quasi-Memory Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Noonan - Personal Identity, 2003, Chapter 8 Yes
Olson (Eric) Persistence Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract The Human Animal, September 1999, Chapter 2, pp. 22-41 Yes
Olson (Eric) The Human Animal - Personal Identity Without Psychology Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Parfit (Derek) Nagel's Brain Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Parfit - Reasons and Persons, Appendix D Yes
Parfit (Derek) Personal Identity and Rationality Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Parfit - Reasons and Persons, January 1986, pp. 307-321(15). Yes
Parfit (Derek) Reasons and Persons Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Parfit (Derek) Summary of Discussion Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Synthese, Vol. 53, No. 2, Matters of the Mind (Nov., 1982), pp. 251-256 Yes
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, Rational Anticipation, and Self-Concern Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Shoemaker (David) - Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction, 2009, Chapter 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Connectedness vs Continuity Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes



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