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Armstrong (David) Introduction to Universals and Scientific Realism Vol. 1 (Nominalism and Realism) Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Ayers (Michael R.) Locke on 'Masses of Matter' Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Bermudez (Jose Luis) Thinking Without Words: Preface Paper High Quality Abstract    
Bird (Alexander) & Tobin (Emma) Natural Kinds Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Blatti (Stephan) Review of 'The Rise and Fall of Soul and Self', by Raymond Martin and John Barresi Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Block (Ned) What Intuitions about Homunculi Don't Show Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Cargile (James) Review of Hintikka - Cogito, Ergo Sum: Inference or Performance? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Dainton (Barry) Time and Space: Preface Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Dennett (Daniel) True Believers: The Intentional Strategy and Why it Works Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Donnelly (John) Suicide and Rationality Paper High Quality Abstract    
Eagle (Anthony) Telling Tales Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Gibbard (Allan) Contingent Identity Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Harnish (Robert M.) Basic Topics in the Philosophy of Language: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Hetherington (Stephen) Gettier Problems Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Lewis (David) General Semantics Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Lewis (David) Philosophical Papers Volume I: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Lewis (David) Scorekeeping in a Language Game Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Lewis (David) 'Tensions Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
MacDonald (Cynthia) & MacDonald (Graham) Connectionism: Debates in Psychological Explanation - Preface Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Magnus (Margaret) Some Theoretical Stuff Paper High Quality Abstract    
Marshall (John C.) Artificial Intelligence - the real thing? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Mellor (D.H.) Real Time II: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Mellor (D.H.) Real Time: Introduction and Summary Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) What Are We? Contents + References Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Rea (Michael), Ed. Material Constitution - A Reader Book High Quality Abstract    
Salmon (Nathan) Reference and Essence - Prefaces & Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4 Yes
Searle (John) Minds, Brains, and Programs Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Shapiro (Stewart) Thinking about Mathematics: Preface Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Sklar (Lawrence) Philosophy and Spacetime Physics: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Sturgeon (Scott) Zombies and Ghosts Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Concepts Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Person Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Unger (Peter) Precis of 'Identity, Consciousness and Value' Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Unger (Peter) The Physical Approach To Our Survival Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Adams (Fred) Thoughts and Their Contents: Naturalized Semantics Paper - By Subtopic Stich & Warfield - Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Mind, 2003 No
Adams (Robert Merrihew) Primitive Thisness and Primitive Identity Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy. Jan 1979; 76: 5-26 17%
Armstrong (David) Introduction to Universals and Scientific Realism Vol. 1 (Nominalism and Realism) Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Armstrong - Universals and Scientific Realism (Vol. 1: Nominalism and Realism), 1977 Yes
Armstrong (David) Universals and Scientific Realism (Vol. 1: Nominalism and Realism) Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 10%
Ayers (Michael R.) Locke (Vol 2 - Ontology) Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 25%
Ayers (Michael R.) Locke on 'Masses of Matter' Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Ayers - Locke (Vol. 2 - Ontology), 1991, Chapter 18, pp. 207-215 Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Seeming to See Red Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies, 58:121–28, 1990 17%
Bambrough (Renford), Ed. Philosophy - 66/255 (January 1991) Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied 1%
Bermudez (Jose Luis) Thinking Without Words Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 6%
Bermudez (Jose Luis) Thinking Without Words: Preface Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Bermudez (Jose Luis) - Thinking Without Words 56%
Bird (Alexander) & Tobin (Emma) Natural Kinds Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, 2008-17 75%
Blackburn (Simon) & Simmons (Keith) Truth: Introduction Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Blackburn & Simmons - Truth Yes
Blackburn (Simon) & Simmons (Keith), Eds. Truth: Oxford Readings in Philosophy Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 8%
Blatti (Stephan) Review of 'The Rise and Fall of Soul and Self', by Raymond Martin and John Barresi Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Mind 117 (2008): 191–95 Yes
Block (Ned) What Intuitions about Homunculi Don't Show Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Volume 3 - Issue 3 - September 1980, pp. 425-426 Yes
Brandom (Robert) Making It Explicit: Reasoning, Representing & Discursive Commitment Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Brandom (Robert) - Making It Explicit: Reasoning, Representing & Discursive Commitment 3%
Brandom (Robert) Towards an Interential Semantics Paper - By Subtopic Brandom (Robert) - Making It Explicit: Reasoning, Representing & Discursive Commitment, 1994, Chapter 2 No
Campbell (Aifric) The Semantics of Murder Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Campbell (Aifric) - The Semantics of Murder Yes
Cargile (James) Review of Hintikka - Cogito, Ergo Sum: Inference or Performance? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Journal of Symbolic Logic, Vol. 33, No. 4 (Dec., 1968), pp. 615-616 Yes
Carnap (Rudolf) Empiricism, Semantics, and Ontology Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Linsky - Semantics and the Philosophy of Language - A Collection of Readings 30%
Castaneda (Hector-Neri) The Semantics and the Causal Roles of Proper Names Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, Vol. 21, No. 1 (Sep., 1960), pp. 21-49 No
Cummins (Robert) Interpretational Semantics Paper - By Subtopic Stich & Warfield - Mental Representation No
Dainton (Barry) Time and Space Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 2%
Dainton (Barry) Time and Space: Preface Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Dainton (Barry) - Time and Space Yes
Davies (Martin) Individuation and the Semantics of Demonstratives Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Ludlow - Readings in the Philosophy of Language No
Dennett (Daniel) The Intentional Stance Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 9%
Dennett (Daniel) True Believers: The Intentional Strategy and Why it Works Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Dennett - The Intentional Stance, Chapter 2 Yes
DeWitt (Richard) Vagueness, Semantics, and the Language of Thought (Review of Jerry Fodor, George Miller, & D. Terence Langendoen - Language of Thought ) Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Psyche, 1(1), December 1993 No
Dretske (Fred) Knowledge and the Flow of Information Book - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Dretske (Fred) - Knowledge and the Flow of Information 15%
Eagle (Anthony) Telling Tales Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 2006/7; Draft of December 11, 2006 Yes
Fodor (Jerry) Psychosemantics Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Fodor (Jerry) - Psychosemantics Yes
Fodor (Jerry) Psychosemantics: Creation Myth Paper - By Subtopic Fodor - Psychosemantics, Epilogue Yes
Fodor (Jerry) The Elm and the Expert - Mentalese and its Semantics Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Fodor (Jerry) - The Elm and the Expert - Mentalese and its Semantics No
Fodor (Jerry) & Lepore (Ernie) Paul Churchland and State Space Semantics Paper - By Subtopic McCauley - The Churchlands and Their Critics No
Francescotti (Robert) Statues and Their Constituents: Whether Consitution is Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Metaphysica 4.2 (2003), pp. 59-78 No
Gibbard (Allan) Contingent Identity Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Rea - Material Constitution - A Reader Yes
Harnish (Robert M.) Basic Topics in the Philosophy of Language Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 5%
Harnish (Robert M.) Basic Topics in the Philosophy of Language: Introduction Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Harnish (Robert M.) - Basic Topics in the Philosophy of Language Yes
Haugeland (John) Artificial Intelligence - The Very Idea Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Haugeland (John) Semantics Paper - Cited Haugeland - Artificial Intelligence - The Very Idea, 1989, Chapter 3 Yes
Hintikka (Jaakko) & Kulas (Jack) The Game of Language: Studies in Game-Theoretical semantics and Its Applications Book - By Subtopic Hintikka (Jaakko) & Kulas (Jack) - The Game of Language: Studies in Game-Theoretical semantics and Its Applications No
Hintikka (Jaakko) & Kulas (Jack) The Game of Language: Studies in Game-Theoretical semantics and Its Applications Paper - By Subtopic Hintikka (Jaakko) & Kulas (Jack) - The Game of Language: Studies in Game-Theoretical semantics and Its Applications No
Koslicki (Kathrin) The Semantics of Mass-Predicates Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Noûs, Vol. 33, No. 1 (Mar., 1999), pp. 46-91 5%
LePore (Ernie) What Model-Theoretic Semantics Cannot Do Paper - By Subtopic Ludlow - Readings in the Philosophy of Language No
Lewis (David) General Semantics Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Lewis - Philosophical Papers Volume I, Part 3: Philosophy of Language, Chapter 12 Yes
Lewis (David) Philosophical Papers Volume I Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Lewis (David) Scorekeeping in a Language Game Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Lewis - Philosophical Papers Volume I, Part 3: Philosophy of Language, Chapter 13 Yes
Lewis (David) 'Tensions Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Lewis - Philosophical Papers Volume I, Part 3: Philosophy of Language, Chapter 14 Yes
Linsky (Leonard), Ed. Semantics and the Philosophy of Language - A Collection of Readings Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Linsky (Leonard), Ed. - Semantics and the Philosophy of Language - A Collection of Readings 1%
Livingston (Paisley) & Sauchelli (Andrea) Philosophical perspectives on fictional characters Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract New Literary History, Volume 42, Number 2, Spring 2011, pp. 337-360 10%
Loewer (Barry) The role of 'Conceptual role semantics': comments on Harman's paper Paper - By Subtopic Notre Dame J. Formal Logic 23, no. 3 (1982), 305–315 No
Ludlow (Peter), Ed. Readings in the Philosophy of Language Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Ludlow (Peter), Ed. - Readings in the Philosophy of Language 2%
Lycan (William) Mind and Cognition - An Anthology Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied 1%
MacDonald (Cynthia) & MacDonald (Graham) Connectionism: Debates in Psychological Explanation - Preface Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract MacDonald (Cynthia) & MacDonald (Graham) - Connectionism: Debates in Psychological Explanation - Vol. 2 Yes
MacDonald (Cynthia) & MacDonald (Graham), Eds. Connectionism: Debates in Psychological Explanation - Vol. 2 Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 4%
Martin (Michael G.F.), Ed. Mind - 114/454 (April 2005) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Martin (Michael G.F.), Ed. - Mind - 114/454 (April 2005) No
McCauley (Robert), Ed. The Churchlands and Their Critics Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) McCauley (Robert), Ed. - The Churchlands and Their Critics No
Millikan (Ruth Garrett) An Input Condition for Teleosemantics? Reply to Shea (and Godfrey-Smith) Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, Vol. LXXV No. 2, September 6%
Millikan (Ruth Garrett) Biosemantics Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Lycan - Mind and Cognition - An Anthology No
Osherson (Daniel), Gleitman (Lila) & Liberman (Mark) Invitation to Cognitive Science (Vol. 1 - Language) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Osherson (Daniel), Gleitman (Lila) & Liberman (Mark) - Invitation to Cognitive Science (Vol. 1 - Language) No
Papineau (David) Teleosemantics and Indeterminacy Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Australasian Journal of Philosophy Vol. 76, No 1, pp. 1-14; March 1998 No
Parsons (Terence) A Meinongian Analysis of Fictional Objects Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Grazer Philosophische Studien, Volume 1: Issue 1, 1975, pp. 73-86 17%
Parsons (Terence) A Prolegomenon to Meinongian Semantics Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 71, No. 16 (Sep. 19, 1974), pp. 561-580 11%
Partee (Barbara) Lexical Semantics and Compositionality Paper - By Subtopic Osherson - Invitation to Cognitive Science (Vol. 1 - Language) No
Perry (John) Semantics, Possible Worlds Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy No
Perry (John) Semantics, Situation Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy No
Proudfoot (Diane) Possible Worlds Semantics and Fiction Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Journal of Philosophical Logic, Vol. 35, No. 1 (Feb., 2006), pp. 9-40 4%
Putnam (Hilary) Is Semantics Possible? Paper - By Subtopic Putnam - Philosophical Papers 2 - Mind, Language and Reality No
Putnam (Hilary) Philosophical Papers 2 - Mind, Language and Reality Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Putnam (Hilary) - Philosophical Papers 2 - Mind, Language and Reality No
Rapoport (Anatol) Semantics Book - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Rapoport (Anatol) - Semantics No
Rea (Michael), Ed. Material Constitution - A Reader Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) High Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 53%
Reid (Jasper) Kripke on Naming and Necessity (Course Notes) Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Aberdeen University Website Yes
Salmon (Nathan) Reference and Essence Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 6%
Salmon (Nathan) Reference and Essence - Prefaces & Introduction Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Salmon - Reference and Essence, 2005, Prefaces & Introduction Yes
Searle (John), Etc. Minds, Brains, and Programs Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 95%
Shapiro (Stewart) Thinking about Mathematics - The Philosophy of Mathematics Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 12%
Shapiro (Stewart) Thinking about Mathematics: Preface Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Shapiro - Thinking about Mathematics - The Philosophy of Mathematics, 2000, Preface Yes
Stich (Stephen) & Warfield (Ted), Eds. Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Mind Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Stich (Stephen) & Warfield (Ted), Eds. - Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Mind 5%
Stich (Stephen) & Warfield (Ted), Eds. Mental Representation: A Reader Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Stich (Stephen) & Warfield (Ted), Eds. - Mental Representation: A Reader 0%
Thomasson (Amie L.) Fiction and Intentionality Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, Vol. 56, No. 2 (Jun., 1996), pp. 277-298 6%
Thomasson (Amie L.) Fiction, Modality and Dependent Abstracta Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies, Vol. 84, No. 2/3, Possibilism and Actualism (Dec., 1996), pp. 295-320 10%
Thomasson (Amie L.) Speaking of Fictional Characters Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Dialectica, Vol. 57, No. 2, Special Issue: Do Ficta Follow Fiction? (2003), pp. 205-223 6%
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Semantics Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Unger (Peter) Identity, Consciousness and Value Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Unger (Peter) The Physical Approach To Our Survival Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Unger - Identity, Consciousness and Value, Chapter 4 Yes
Weiner (Joan) Semantic Descent Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Mind, 114, Number 454, April 2005, pp. 321-354(34) No
Williams (Christopher) Review of J.R.Lucas's 'The Future' Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Philosophy - 66/255 (January 1991) Yes
Williamson (Timothy) Vagueness Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 5%
Williamson (Timothy) Vagueness: Preface + Introduction Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Williamson (Timothy) - Vagueness Yes



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