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Personal Identity

Functionalism

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Footnote 1: Footnote 6: Footnote 7: This, and the folowing paper by Shoemaker, are the targets (says Shoemaker) of the papers by Agar and Olson.


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26/11/2007 23:25:26 89 Functionalism
12/08/2007 10:17:46 80 Functionalism



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21/07/2015 16:37:55 Functionalism Research - Proposal

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Animalism Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Body Criterion Physicalism Psychological View

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Animalism Artifacts Brain State Transfer Brains in Vats Computers

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Authors, Books & Papers Citing this Note

Author Title Medium Extra Links Read?
Armstrong (David) A Materialist Theory of the Mind Book Low Quality Abstract    
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Functionalism Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Campbell (Scott) Persons and Substances Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Dennett (Daniel) Where Am I? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Metzinger (Thomas) Being No One: The Self-Model Theory of Subjectivity Book Medium Quality Abstract    
Papineau (David) Introducing Consciousness Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Animalism Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Artifacts Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Brain State Transfer Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Brains in Vats Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Computers Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Functionalism 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; No
Baker (Lynne Rudder) A Farewell to Functionalism Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies, Vol. 48, No. 1 (Jul., 1985), pp. 1-13 12%
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Functionalism Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Robert Audi, editor, Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy. CUP, New York, 1995 Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Just What Do We Have in Mind? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Midwest Studies in Philosophy, Vol. 10), 1986, pages 25–48 7%
Cole (David) Artificial Intelligence and Personal Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Synthese 88.3, 1991, 399-417 17%
Cole (David) Functionalism and Inverted Spectra Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Synthese, Vol. 82, No. 2, Epistemology and Cognition, Part I (Feb., 1990), pp. 207-222 20%
Davis (Lawrence H.) Functionalism and Personal Identity Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 58, No. 4 (Dec., 1998), 781-804 No
Fuller (Gary) Functionalism and Personal Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Personalist Forum 8, #1 Supplement, 1992, 133-143 33%
Hershenov (David) Olson's Account of Function and Substance Concepts Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Hershenov's Website 6%
Olson (Eric) Papers on Identity Boxes: Vol 13 (Olson) Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 21%
Olson (Eric) What are We? Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Olson (Eric) - What are We? 57%
Olson (Eric) What Are We? Contents + References Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract What Are We? A Study in Personal Ontology - Contents + References (November 2007: Oxford University Press.) Yes
Olson (Eric) What Does Functionalism Tell Us About Personal Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Nous, Dec2002, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p682-698, 17p; 20%
Polger (Thomas) Functionalism Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, June 2008 No
Pollock (John L.) Functionalism and Psychophysical Supervenience Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Pollock - How to Build a Person, Chapter 3 No
Pollock (John L.) How to Build a Person: A Prolegomenon Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Pollock (John L.) - How to Build a Person: A Prolegomenon 6%
Putnam (Hilary) Why Functionalism Didn't Work Paper - By Subtopic John Earman - Inference, Explanation, and Other Frustrations: Essays in the Philosophy of Science, 1992 No
Shoemaker (Sydney) Functionalism and Personal Identity - a Reply Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Nous, 38:3 (2004), pp. 525-533 33%
Shoemaker (Sydney) Functionalism and Qualia Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Shoemaker - Identity, Cause and Mind No
Shoemaker (Sydney) Identity, Cause and Mind Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Shoemaker (Sydney) - Identity, Cause and Mind 8%
Shoemaker (Sydney) Identity, Cause and Mind Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied 8%
Shoemaker (Sydney) Personal Identity: a Materialist Account Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Shoemaker & Swinburne - Personal Identity, 1984, pp. 67-132 33%
Shoemaker (Sydney) Self and Substance Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Shoemaker - Identity, Cause and Mind No
Shoemaker (Sydney) & Swinburne (Richard) Personal Identity Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 17%
Sutton (Catherine S.) Almost One, Overlap and Function Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Analysis 75, no. 1 (2015): 45–52 33%
Thomas (Janice L.) Functionalism Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Thomas (Janice L.) - Mind and Person in the Philosophy of Religion Yes
Thomas (Janice L.) Mind and Person in the Philosophy of Religion Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Thomas (Janice L.) - Mind and Person in the Philosophy of Religion Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Functionalism Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Wilson (David C.) Functionalism and Moral Personhood: One View Considered Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 44, No. 4, Jun., 1984, pp. 521-529 33%



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