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Reincarnation

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03/03/2018 00:11:31 2595 Reincarnation
02/07/2015 23:12:29 691 Reincarnation
26/11/2007 23:25:26 84 Reincarnation
12/08/2007 10:17:46 80 Reincarnation



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30/11/2019 22:58:05 Reincarnation Thought Experiments

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Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Immortality Life After Death Note Links Explanation Plug Note Apologia
Resurrection Thesis - Chapter 11 (Resurrection) Works Read - Explanation    

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Animalism Blackburn - Has Kant Refuted Parfit? Buddhism, 2, 3, 4, 5 Clones Death
Dualism Hylomorphism Immortality Interregnum, 2 Jen_080317 (Baker)
Life After Death Olson - Persons and Bodies - Response Physical Continuity, 2 Religion Resurrection, 2
Status: Personal Identity (2019 - December) Status: Philosophy of Religion (Summary of Progress to Date) Status: Priority Task List (2019: December) Status: Summary (2019 - December) Thesis - Chapter 11 (Resurrection), 2
Thesis - Introduction        

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Authors, Books & Papers Citing this Note

Author Title Medium Extra Links Read?
Almeder (Robert) Death and Personal Survival: Evidence for Life After Death Book Low Quality Abstract    
Almeder (Robert) Death and Personal Survival: Evidence for Life After Death - Preface Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Yes
Almeder (Robert) Possession Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Almeder (Robert) Reincarnation Paper Low Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Angel (Leonard) Is There Adequate Empirical Evidence for Reincarnation? An Analysis of Ian Stevenson’s Work Paper Low Quality Abstract 2  
Badham (Paul) & Badham (Linda) Immortality or Extinction: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Death and the Afterlife Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Barua (Ankur) Revisiting the Rationality of Reincarnation-Talk Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Blackburn (Simon) Has Kant Refuted Parfit? Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Brandon (Ed) Review of David Lund's 'Persons, Souls and Death' Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Braude (Stephen) Personal Identity and Post-Mortem Survival Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Buzzi (Giorgio) Correspondence: Near-Death Experiences Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Carruthers (Peter) After-Life for Materialists Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Carruthers (Peter) After-Life for Physicalists Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Chopra (Deepak) & Hameroff (Stuart) Can science explain the soul? Paper High Quality Abstract 2  
Daniels (Charles) Personal Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Dennett (Daniel) The Mind's I - Fantasies and Reflections on Self and Soul: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract 2  
Dilley (Frank B.) Review of Robert Almeder 'Death and Personal Survival: The Evidence for Life after Death' Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5  
Edwards (Paul) Child Prodigies, déjà vu Experiences, and Group Reincarnations Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Edwards (Paul) Immortality: Introduction Paper Low Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Edwards (Paul) More about Dr. Ian Stevenson, the 'Galileo of Reincarnation' Paper Low Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Edwards (Paul) More Hypnotic Regressions and 'Progressions' Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Edwards (Paul) Reincarnation, Karma, and Competing Doctrines of Survival Paper Low Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4 Yes
Edwards (Paul) Reincarnation: A Critical Examination - Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18 Yes
Edwards (Paul) The Population Problem and Other Commonsense and Scientific Objections Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Edwards (Paul), Ed. Immortality Book Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4  
Gasser (Georg), Ed. Personal Identity and Resurrection: How Do We Survive Our Death? Book Medium Quality Abstract    
Geach (Peter) God and the Soul (Analytical ToC) Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4 Yes
Hales (Steven D.) Evidence and the Afterlife Paper Low Quality Abstract 2  
Hales (Steven D.) Reincarnation Redux Paper Low Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5  
Hershenov (David) Review of Nancy Murphy's 'Bodies and Souls, or Spirited Bodies?' Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Hick (John) An Irenaean Theodicy: Response to Critiques Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Hick (John) Death and Eternal Life Book Medium Quality Abstract    
Hick (John) Death and Eternal Life Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Hick (John) Death and Eternal Life Book Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8  
Hofstadter (Douglas) & Dennett (Daniel), Eds. The Mind's I - Fantasies and Reflections on Self and Soul Book Medium Quality Abstract    
Johnston (Mark) What Is Found At The Center? Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Kolak (Daniel) I Am You: The Metaphysical Foundations for Global Ethics Book Medium Quality Abstract    
Lester (David) Is There Life After Death? A Review of the Supporting Evidence Paper Low Quality Abstract    
MacIntosh (J.J.) Reincarnation and Relativized Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  
MacIntosh (J.J.) Reincarnation, Closest Continuers, and The Three Card Trick: A Reply To Noonan And Daniels Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Martin (Raymond) Review of Paul Edwards. Reincarnation: A Critical Examination Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Noonan (Harold) The Possibility of Reincarnation Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8  
Olson (Eric) Life After Death and the Devastation of the Grave Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5 Yes
Olson (Eric) Thinking Animals and the Constitution View Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) What Are We? Bundles Paper High Quality Abstract    
Penelhum (Terence) Immortality: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Penelhum (Terence) Survival and Disembodied Existence Book Medium Quality Abstract    
Perrett (Roy W.) Rebirth Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Ransom (Champe) A Critique of Ian Stevenson’s Rebirth Research Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Rawlings (Maurice S.) To Hell and Back: Life after Death - Startling New Evidence Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Rivas (Titus) Rebirth and Personal Identity: Is Reincarnation an Intrinsically Impersonal Concept? Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Shoemaker (Sydney) Personal Identity: a Materialist Account Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Smith (Quentin) Time, Change and Freedom: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Stewart-Williams (Steve) On the Origin of Afterlife Beliefs by Means of Memetic Selection Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Swinburne (Richard) The Future of the Soul Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Thomas (Janice L.) Plato's Phaedo Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Thomas (Janice L.) Psychological continuity Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Animalism Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Buddhism Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 11 (Resurrection) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Clones Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Death Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Dualism Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Hylomorphism Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Immortality Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Interregnum Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Introduction & Chapter Outlines Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Life After Death Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Physical Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Reincarnation Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Religion Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Resurrection Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Unger (Peter) All the Power in the World Book Medium Quality Abstract    
Unger (Peter) Why We May Become Disembodied, But To No Avail Paper Low Quality Abstract 2  
Walter (Tony) Reincarnation, Modernity and Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4  
Williams (Bernard) The Makropulos Case: Reflections on the Tedium of Immortality Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Almeder (Robert) Death and Personal Survival: Evidence for Life After Death Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Almeder (Robert) - Death and Personal Survival: Evidence for Life After Death 2%
Almeder (Robert) Death and Personal Survival: Evidence for Life After Death - Preface Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Almeder (Robert) - Death and Personal Survival: Evidence for Life After Death Yes
Almeder (Robert) Reincarnation Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Almeder (Robert) - Death and Personal Survival: Evidence for Life After Death, Chapter 1 No
Angel (Leonard) Is There Adequate Empirical Evidence for Reincarnation? An Analysis of Ian Stevenson’s Work Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Martin & Augustine - The Myth of an Afterlife, Part 4, Chapter 27 No
Barua (Ankur) Revisiting the Rationality of Reincarnation-Talk Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract International Journal of Philosophy and Theology, 2015 Yes
Battista (Christian), Gauvrit (Nicolas) & LeBel (Etienne) Madness in the Method: Fatal Flaws in Recent Mediumship Experiments Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Martin & Augustine - The Myth of an Afterlife, Part 4, Chapter 29 No
Blackmore (Susan) Beyond the Body Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Blackmore (Susan) - Beyond the Body No
Blackmore (Susan) Dying to Live: Near-Death Experiences Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Blackmore (Susan) - Dying to Live: Near-Death Experiences 3%
Blackmore (Susan) Out-of-Body Experiences are not Evidence for Survival Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Martin & Augustine - The Myth of an Afterlife, Part 4, Chapter 24 No
Daniels (Charles) Personal Identity Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract American Philosophical Quarterly, 6.3, 1969, pp. 226-232 No
Dilley (Frank B.) Review of Robert Almeder 'Death and Personal Survival: The Evidence for Life after Death' Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, Vol. 37, No. 3 (Jun., 1995), pp. 185-188 No
Ducasse (C.J.) Survival As Transmigration Paper - Cited Edwards - Immortality, pp, 194-199 No
Edwards (Paul) Child Prodigies, déjà vu Experiences, and Group Reincarnations Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 4 Yes
Edwards (Paul) Dr. Grof, LSD, and the Amorous Snake-Woman Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 13 Yes
Edwards (Paul) Dr. Kubler-Ross, Dr. Moody, and the New Immortality Movement Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 11 Yes
Edwards (Paul) Irreverent Postscript: God and the Modus Operandi Problem Paper - By Subtopic Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Postscript Yes
Edwards (Paul) More about Dr. Ian Stevenson, the 'Galileo of Reincarnation' Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 16 Yes
Edwards (Paul) More Hypnotic Regressions and 'Progressions' Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 6 Yes
Edwards (Paul) Reincarnation, Karma, and Competing Doctrines of Survival Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 1 Yes
Edwards (Paul) Reincarnation: A Critical Examination Book - Cited Edwards (Paul) - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination Yes
Edwards (Paul) Reincarnation: A Critical Examination - Introduction Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Introduction Yes
Edwards (Paul) Spontaneous Memories of Earlier Lives Paper - By Subtopic Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 7 Yes
Edwards (Paul) Telephone Calls from the Dead, Birth Marks, and the Modus Operandi Problem Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 10 Yes
Edwards (Paul) The Astral Body Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 9 Yes
Edwards (Paul) The Conservation of Spiritual Energy Paper - By Subtopic Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 8 Yes
Edwards (Paul) The Dependence of Consciousness on the Brain Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 17 Yes
Edwards (Paul) The Fantasies of Dr. Kubler-Ross Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 12 Yes
Edwards (Paul) The 'Interregnum': What Happens Between Lives? Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 15 Yes
Edwards (Paul) The Law of Karma Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 3 Yes
Edwards (Paul) The Moral Argument Paper - By Subtopic Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 2 Yes
Edwards (Paul) The Population Problem and Other Commonsense and Scientific Objections Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 14 Yes
Edwards (Paul) The Rise and Fall of Bridey Murphy Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 5 Yes
Edwards (Paul), Ed. Immortality Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Edwards (Paul), Ed. - Immortality 6%
Edwards (Paul), Ed. Immortality Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 6%
Filice (Carlo) The moral case for reincarnation Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Religious Studies (2006), 42: 45-61 No
Grossman (Neal) Four Errors Commonly Made by Professional Debunkers Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Journal of Near Death Studies, 2008, 26, 231-8 22%
Hales (Steven D.) Evidence and the Afterlife Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophia, vol. 28, nos. 1-4, pp. 335-346 17%
Hales (Steven D.) Reincarnation Redux Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophia, vol. 28, nos. 1-4, pp. 359-367 22%
Interaction Correspondence with Frank Hoare Paper - By Subtopic   17%
Johnson (Raynor) Preexistence, Reincarnation and Karma Paper - Cited Edwards - Immortality, pp, 188-193 No
Leslie (John) Review of Paul Edwards: 'Reincarnation' Paper - Cited Philosophical Books; Oct1998, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p275, 6p No
MacIntosh (J.J.) Reincarnation and Relativized Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 25, No. 2 (Jun., 1989), pp. 153-165 50%
MacIntosh (J.J.) Reincarnation, Closest Continuers, and The Three Card Trick: A Reply To Noonan And Daniels Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 28, pp. 235-251 20%
Martin (L. Michael) & Augustine (Keith) The Myth of an Afterlife: The Case against Life After Death Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Martin (L. Michael) & Augustine (Keith) - The Myth of an Afterlife: The Case against Life After Death 15%
Martin (L. Michael) & Augustine (Keith) The Myth of an Afterlife: The Case against Life After Death Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 15%
Martin (Raymond) Review of Paul Edwards. Reincarnation: A Critical Examination Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Religious Studies, 33, Issue 03, September 1997, pp 349-352 No
Noonan (Harold) The Possibility of Reincarnation Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 26, No. 4 (Dec., 1990), pp. 483-491 33%
Penelhum (Terence) 'Reincarnation' Paper - Cited Penelhum - Survival and Disembodied Existence, 1970, Chapter 8 No
Penelhum (Terence) Survival and Disembodied Existence Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied No
Perrett (Roy W.) Death and Immortality Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied 4%
Perrett (Roy W.) Rebirth Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Perrett - Death and Immortality - 1987, Chapter 8 25%
Ransom (Champe) A Critique of Ian Stevenson’s Rebirth Research Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Martin & Augustine - The Myth of an Afterlife, Part 4, Chapter 26 No
Smythe (Ingrid Hansen) Objections to Karma and Rebirth: An Introduction Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Martin & Augustine - The Myth of an Afterlife, Part 3, Chapter 22 No
Stevenson (Ian) Children Who Remember Previous Lives: A Question of Reincarnation Book - Cited Stevenson (Ian) - Children Who Remember Previous Lives: A Question of Reincarnation No
Tertullian The Refutation of the Pythagorean Doctrine of Transmigration Paper - By Subtopic Edwards - Immortality, pp, 88-90 No
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Reincarnation Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Walter (Tony) Reincarnation, Modernity and Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Sociology Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 21–38. No
Williams (Paul) Response to Mark Siderits' Review Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy East & West, Jul2000, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p424, 30p; No



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