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Personal Identity

Functionalism

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17/08/2018 17:35:31 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
Siliconisation        

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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
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Siliconisation 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
Alston (William) Functionalism and Theological Language Paper - By Subtopic American Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. 22, No. 3 (Jul., 1985), pp. 221-230 33%
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 - Cited 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%
Bealer (George) Self-Consciousness Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Review 106, No. 1, Jan., 1997, pp. 69-117 No
Block (Ned) Functionalism Paper - By Subtopic Guttenplan - A Companion to the Philosophy of Mind No
Block (Ned) The Mind as the Software of the Brain Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Osherson - Invitation to Cognitive Science (Vol. 3 - Thinking) 7%
Block (Ned) Troubles with Functionalism Paper - By Subtopic Block - Readings in Philosophy of Psychology - Vol 1 No
Block (Ned) What is Functionalism? Paper - By Subtopic Block - Readings in Philosophy of Psychology - Vol 1 No
Block (Ned), Ed. Readings in Philosophy of Psychology - Vol 1 Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Block (Ned), Ed. - Readings in Philosophy of Psychology - Vol 1 11%
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 - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 58, No. 4 (Dec., 1998), 781-804 No
Dennett (Daniel) Brainstorms - Philosophical Essays on Mind and Psychology Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 43%
Dennett (Daniel) Where Am I? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Dennett - Brainstorms - Philosophical Essays on Mind and Psychology, Chapter 17 Yes
Earman (John), Ed. Inference, Explanation and Other Philosophical Frustrations Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Earman (John), Ed. - Inference, Explanation and Other Philosophical Frustrations 4%
Fuller (Gary) Functionalism and Personal Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Personalist Forum 8, #1 Supplement, 1992, 133-143 33%
Graham (George) Mind and Belief in Computers Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Graham (George) - Philosophy of Mind: An Introduction, Chapter 5 43%
Graham (George) Philosophy of Mind: An Introduction Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 17%
Gray (Jeffrey) Consciousness: Creeping up on the Hard Problem Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Gray (Jeffrey) - Consciousness: Creeping up on the Hard Problem 3%
Gray (Jeffrey) Scrutinising functionalism Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Gray - Consciousness: Creeping up on the Hard Problem, Chapter 10 No
Gray (Peter) Genetic and Evolutionary Foundations of Behavior Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Gray (Peter) - Psychology, Chapter 3 No
Gray (Peter) Psychology Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Gray (Peter) - Psychology 6%
Guttenplan (Samuel), Ed. A Companion to the Philosophy of Mind Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Guttenplan (Samuel), Ed. - A Companion to the Philosophy of Mind 0%
Hershenov (David) Olson's Account of Function and Substance Concepts Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Hershenov's Website 6%
Horgan (Terence) Functionalism, Qualia, and the Inverted Spectrum Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 44, No. 4, Jun., 1984, pp. 453-469 No
Jackson (Frank) & Pettit (Philip) Functionalism and Broad Content Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mind 97.387, July 1988, pp. 381-400 No
JCS Journal of Consciousness Studies, Volume 01, Issue 2 (1994) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract JCS - Journal of Consciousness Studies, Volume 01, Issue 2 (1994) 9%
Kim (Jaegwon) Mind as a Computer: Machine Functionalism Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Kim - Philosophy of Mind, 1998, Chapter 4 28%
Kim (Jaegwon) Philosophy of Mind Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 5%
Lavelle (Suilin) Minds, Brains and Computers Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Ward (Dave), Pritchard (Duncan), Massimi (Michela), Lavelle (Suilin), Chrisman (Matthew), Hazlett (Allan) & Richmond (Alasdair) - Introduction to Philosophy Yes
Levin (Janet) Functionalism Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy 7%
Lycan (William) Functionalism Paper - By Subtopic Guttenplan - A Companion to the Philosophy of Mind No
Lycan (William) Mind and Cognition - An Anthology Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Lycan (William) - Mind and Cognition - An Anthology 1%
Lycan (William) Ontology: The Identity Theory and Functionalism - Introduction Paper - By Subtopic Lycan - Mind and Cognition - An Anthology, 1999 No
Marcel (Anthony J.) Phenomenal experience and functionalism Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Marcel & Bisiach - Consciousness in Contemporary Science No
Marcel (Anthony J.) & Bisiach (Edoardo) Consciousness in Contemporary Science Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Marcel (Anthony J.) & Bisiach (Edoardo) - Consciousness in Contemporary Science 2%
McCullagh (Mark) Functionalism and self-consciousness Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Mind and Language 15, 2000, pp. 481-499 No
McGinn (Colin) Functionalism and Phenomenalism: A Critical Note Paper - By Subtopic McGinn - The Problem of Consciousness, Chapter 7 12%
McGinn (Colin) The Problem of Consciousness: Essays Towards a Resolution Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract McGinn (Colin) - The Problem of Consciousness: Essays Towards a Resolution 19%
Metzinger (Thomas) Being No One: The Self-Model Theory of Subjectivity Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Metzinger (Thomas) - Being No One: The Self-Model Theory of Subjectivity 1%
Moody (Todd C.) Conversations with Zombies Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract JCS - Journal of Consciousness Studies, Volume 01, Issue 2 (1994) Yes
Nagel (Thomas) Conceiving the Impossible and the Mind-Body Problem Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy - 73/285 (July 1998), pp 337-352 No
O'Hear (Anthony), Ed. Philosophy - 73/285 (July 1998) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) O'Hear (Anthony), Ed. - Philosophy - 73/285 (July 1998) 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) 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%
Osherson (Daniel) & Smith (Edward) Invitation to Cognitive Science (Vol. 3 - Thinking) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Osherson (Daniel) & Smith (Edward) - Invitation to Cognitive Science (Vol. 3 - Thinking) 1%
Papineau (David) Introducing Consciousness Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Papineau (David) - Introducing Consciousness Yes
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 Medium Quality Abstract Earman (John), Ed. - Inference, Explanation and Other Philosophical Frustrations No
Searle (John) The Rediscovery of the Mind Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Searle (John) - The Rediscovery of the Mind 23%
Searle (John) What's Wrong with the Philosophy of Mind? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Searle - The Rediscovery of the Mind, 1992, Chapter 1 57%
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) Some Varieties of Functionalism Paper - By Subtopic 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%
Sprague (Elmer) Functionalism Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Sprague - Persons and Their Minds, 1999, Chapter 8 No
Sprague (Elmer) Persons and Their Minds: A Philosophical Investigation Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Sprague (Elmer) - Persons and Their Minds: A Philosophical Investigation No
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
Tye (Michael) Qualia Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, 1997-2007 Yes
Ward (Dave), Pritchard (Duncan), Massimi (Michela), Lavelle (Suilin), Chrisman (Matthew), Hazlett (Allan) & Richmond (Alasdair) Introduction to Philosophy Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied No
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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