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Animalism - Objections

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28/04/2018 00:07:12 3357 Animalism - Objections
10/04/2017 23:38:24 2068 Animalism - Objections
18/12/2010 19:58:05 733 Animalism - Objections
18/08/2009 20:39:50 738 Animalism - Objections
26/11/2007 23:25:26 622 Animalism - Objections
10/11/2007 13:17:46 736 Animalism - Objections
12/08/2007 10:17:46 730 Animalism - Objections



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Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Brain Transplants Constitution View Corpses Fetuses
Olson - The Human Animal Abstracta Symposium Persistent Vegetative State Psychological Continuity Taking Persons Seriously  

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Animalism, 2, 3 Animalists Bodily Continuity Body Criterion Cartesian Ego
Commissurotomy Constitution View - Objections Corpses Death Dicephalus
Fetuses Methuselah Snowdon - The Self and Personal Identity Thesis - Chapter 08 (Arguments against Animalism), 2 Thesis - Current Stance
Thinking Animal Argument        

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Authors, Books & Papers Citing this Note

Author Title Medium Extra Links Read?
Bailey (Andrew M.) The Elimination Argument Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4  
Baker (Lynne Rudder) When Do Persons Begin and End? Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Blatti (Stephan) Animalism (SEP) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Blatti (Stephan) & Snowdon (Paul), Eds Animalism: Introduction Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Blatti (Stephan), Ed. The Lives of Human Animals Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Garrett (Brian) Animalism and Reductionism Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Madden (Rory) Thinking Parts Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Marshall (Richard) & Olson (Eric) Eric T. Olson: The Philosopher with No Hands Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Moran (Alexander P.) Animalism and the Thinking Parts Problem Paper Low Quality Abstract 2  
Olson (Eric) Animalism and the Remnant-Person Problem Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Olson (Eric) The Remnant-Person Problem Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Olson (Eric) Thinking Animals and the Constitution View Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) What Are We? Animals Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8  
Olson (Eric) What Are We? Brains Paper High Quality Abstract    
Olson (Eric) What Are We? What Now? Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10  
Petrus (Klaus), Ed. On Human Persons Book High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4  
Puhl (Klaus) Review of Klaus Petrus's 'On Human Persons' Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Reid (Mark D.) A Case in Which Two Persons Exist in One Animal Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7  
Shoemaker (David) The Stony Metaphysical Heart of Animalism Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Snowdon (Paul) Animalism and the Unity of Consciousness Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Snowdon (Paul) Some Objections to Animalism Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Snowdon (Paul) The Self and Personal Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Animalism Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Animalism - Objections Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Animalists Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Bodily Continuity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Body Criterion Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Cartesian Ego Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 08 (Arguments against Animalism) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Commissurotomy Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Constitution View - Objections Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Corpses Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Current Position Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Death Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Dicephalus 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 - Thinking Animal Argument Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Toner (Patrick) Hylemorphic animalism Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Wilson (Jack) Beyond Horses and Oak Trees: A New Theory of Individuation for Living Entities Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Bailey (Andrew M.) The Elimination Argument Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies 168 (2014): 475-482 56%
Bailey (Andrew M.) The Elimination Argument Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies 168 (2014): 475-482 56%
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Big-Tent Metaphysics Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Abstracta Special Issue I – 2008 (Brazil) Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Response to Eric Olson Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Abstracta Special Issue I – 2008 (Brazil) Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Review of 'What Are We? A Study in Personal Ontology' by Eric T. Olson Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Mind, 117:1120-1122, 2008 Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) When Do Persons Begin and End? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Distinguished Faculty Lecture, December 5, 2005 Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) When Do Persons Begin and End? Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Distinguished Faculty Lecture, December 5, 2005 Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder), Etc. E-Symposium on 'Persons & Bodies: A Constitution View' Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Blatti (Stephan) Animalism (SEP) Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, 2014 Yes
Blatti (Stephan) & Snowdon (Paul), Eds Animalism: Introduction Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Blatti & Snowdon - Animalism: New Essays on Persons, Animals, and Identity, 2016: Chapter 1, pp. 1-30 58%
Blatti (Stephan) & Snowdon (Paul), Eds Animalism: New Essays on Persons, Animals, and Identity Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 21%
Blatti (Stephan), Ed. The Lives of Human Animals Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract The Southern Journal of Philosophy Volume 52, Spindel Supplement, 2014 Yes
Blatti (Stephan), Ed. The Lives of Human Animals Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract The Southern Journal of Philosophy Volume 52, Spindel Supplement, 2014 Yes
Garrett (Brian) Animalism and Reductionism Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Garrett - Personal Identity and Self-consciousness, 1998, Chapter 2 Yes
Garrett (Brian) Personal Identity and Self-consciousness Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Hudson (Hud) I am Not an Animal! Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Van Inwagen (Peter) & Zimmerman (Dean) - Persons: Human and Divine 17%
Lowe (E.J.) Subjects of Experience Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Lowe (E.J.) - Subjects of Experience 5%
Madden (Rory) Human Persistence Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophers’ Imprint, Vol. 16, No. 17, September 2016 Yes
Madden (Rory) Thinking Parts Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Blatti & Snowdon - Animalism: New Essays on Persons, Animals, and Identity, 2016: Part II, Chapter 9, pp. 180-207 18%
Markosian (Ned) Three Problems for Olson's Account of Personal Identity Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Abstracta Special Issue I – 2008 (Brazil) Yes
Marshall (Richard) Philosophy at 3:AM: Questions and Answers with 25 Top Philosophers Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 97%
Marshall (Richard) & Olson (Eric) Eric T. Olson: The Philosopher with No Hands Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Marshall (Richard) - Philosophy at 3:AM: Questions and Answers with 25 Top Philosophers Yes
Moran (Alexander P.) Animalism and the Thinking Parts Problem Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Personal website. 17%
Noonan (Harold) Animalism Versus Lockeanism: A Current Controversy Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Quarterly, 1998, Vol. 48 Issue 192, p302, 17p; Yes
Noonan (Harold) Animalism versus Lockeanism: Reply to Mackie Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Quarterly, 2001, Vol. 51 Issue 202, p83, 8p Yes
Noonan (Harold) Arguments Against Animalism: Comments on L.R.Baker 'Persons & Bodies' Paper - Cited Field Guide to the Philosophy of Mind, 2001, e-Symposium on "Persons & Bodies: A Constitution View" Yes
Olson (Eric) Animalism and the Corpse Problem Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 82, No. 2, pp. 265-274; June 2004 Yes
Olson (Eric) Animalism and the Remnant-Person Problem Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract J. Fonseca and J. Gonçalves, eds., Philosophical Perspectives on the Self, Peter Lang 2015: 21-40 Yes
Olson (Eric) Human Atoms Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 76, No 3, pp. 396--406; September 1998 33%
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) Replies to Baker, Markosian & Zimmerman Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Abstracta Special Issue I – 2008 (Brazil) Yes
Olson (Eric) The Remnant-Person Problem Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Blatti & Snowdon - Animalism: New Essays on Persons, Animals, and Identity, 2016: Part II, Chapter 7, pp. 145-161 50%
Olson (Eric) What are We? Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 57%
Olson (Eric) What Are We? Animals Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract What Are We? A Study in Personal Ontology, Chapter 2 (November 2007: Oxford University Press.) 81%
Olson (Eric) What Are We? Brains Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract What Are We? A Study in Personal Ontology, Chapter 4 (November 2007: Oxford University Press.) 22%
Olson (Eric) What Are We? What Now? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract What Are We? A Study in Personal Ontology, Chapter 9 (November 2007: Oxford University Press.) 43%
Olson (Eric), Etc. Abstracta Special Issue on 'The Human Animal' Book - Cited High Quality Abstract Olson (Eric), Etc. - Abstracta Special Issue on 'The Human Animal' Yes
Petrus (Klaus), Ed. On Human Persons Book - Cited High Quality Abstract Petrus (Klaus), Ed. - On Human Persons 98%
Puhl (Klaus) Review of Klaus Petrus's 'On Human Persons' Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, 2004 No
Puhl (Klaus) Review of Klaus Petrus's 'On Human Persons' Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, 2004 No
Reid (Mark D.) A Case in Which Two Persons Exist in One Animal Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Blatti & Snowdon - Animalism: New Essays on Persons, Animals, and Identity, 2016: Part III, Chapter 12, pp. 253-265 42%
Shand (John) Central Issues of Philosophy Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 34%
Shoemaker (David) The Stony Metaphysical Heart of Animalism Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Blatti & Snowdon - Animalism: New Essays on Persons, Animals, and Identity, 2016: Part III, Chapter 15, pp. 303-327 24%
Snowdon (Paul) Animalism and the Unity of Consciousness Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Snowdon (Paul) - Persons, Animals, Ourselves - Chapter 8 7%
Snowdon (Paul) Multiple Personality Disorder Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Snowdon (Paul) - Persons, Animals, Ourselves - Chapter 7 33%
Snowdon (Paul) Persons, Animals, Ourselves Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 21%
Snowdon (Paul) Some Objections to Animalism Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Petrus - On Human Persons, 2003 Yes
Snowdon (Paul) The Self and Personal Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Shand (John) - Central Issues of Philosophy, Chapter 9 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Animalism Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 08 (Arguments against Animalism) Paper - Referencing   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Commissurotomy Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Toner (Patrick) Hylemorphic animalism Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies, Vol. 155, No. 1 (August 2011), pp. 65-81 13%
Van Inwagen (Peter) & Zimmerman (Dean) Persons: Human and Divine Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 5%
Wilson (Jack) Beyond Horses and Oak Trees: A New Theory of Individuation for Living Entities Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Wilson, Jack - Biological Individuality: The identity and Persistence of Living Entities; 1999, Chap. 1, pp. 1-21 Yes
Wilson (Jack) Biological Individuality - The identity and Persistence of Living Entities Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Zimmerman (Dean) Problems for Animalism Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Abstracta Special Issue I – 2008 (Brazil) Yes



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