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Makropulos Case

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Animalism Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Death Human Beings Immortality
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References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Bradley (Ben) How Bad Is Death? Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Canadian Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 37, No. 1 (Mar., 2007), pp. 111-127 10%
Bradley (Ben), Feldman (Fred) & Johansson (Jens) The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 7%
Burley (Mikel) Atheism and the gift of death Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 48, No. 4 (December 2012), pp. 533-546 No
Burley (Mikel) Immortality and Boredom: A Response to Wisnewski Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, Vol. 65, No. 2 (Apr., 2009) (pp. 77-85) 17%
Burley (Mikel) Immortality and Meaning: Reflections on the Makropulos Debate Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Philosophy / Volume 84 / Issue 04 / October 2009, pp 529-547 No
Feldman (Fred) Some Puzzles About the Evil of Death Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Fischer - The Metaphysics of Death 8%
Fischer (John Martin), Ed. The Metaphysics of Death Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 6%
Kaufman (Frederik) Pre-Vital and Post-Mortem Non-Existence Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract American Philosophical Quarterly, 36.1, January 1999, pp. 1-19 No
Levine (Michael P.) What Does Death Have to Do with the Meaning of Life? Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 23, No. 4 (Dec., 1987) (pp. 457-465) 17%
Luper-Foy (Steven) Annihilation Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Fischer - The Metaphysics of Death 14%
Moore (Adrian W.) Is the quest for immortality worse than death? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract New Statesman, 11 December 2019 Yes
Moore (Adrian W.) Williams, Nietzsche, and the Meaninglessness of Immortality Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Mind, 115, Number 458, April 2006, pp. 311-330(20) 8%
Nussbaum (Martha) Mortal Immortals: Lucretius on Death and the Voice of Nature Paper - Cited Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, Vol. 50, No. 2 (Dec., 1989) (pp. 303-351) No
Perrett (Roy W.) Regarding Immortality Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 22, No. 2 (Jun., 1986), pp. 219-233 12%
Preston (Ted M.) & Dixon (Scott) Who Wants to Live Forever? Immortality, Authenticity, and Living Forever in the Present Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, Vol. 61, No. 2 (Apr., 2007) (pp. 99-117) 8%
Rosati (Connie S.) The Makropulos Case Revisited: Reflections on Immortality and Agency Paper - Cited Bradley (Ben), Feldman (Fred) & Johansson (Jens) - The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death No
Silverstein (Harry) The Evil of Death Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Fischer - The Metaphysics of Death 7%
Sorensen (Roy) A Séance with an Immortal Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy, Vol. 81, No. 317 (Jul., 2006), pp. 395-416 17%
Sorensen (Roy) The Cheated God: Death and Personal Time Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Analysis, Vol. 65, No. 2 (Apr., 2005), pp. 119-125 17%
Steele (Hunter) Could Body-bound Immortality be Liveable? Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Mind, New Series, Vol. 85, No. 339 (Jul., 1976) (pp. 424-427) No
Strauss (Jonathan) After Death Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Diacritics, Vol. 30, No. 3, Post-Mortem: The State of Death as a Modern Construct (Autumn, 2000) (pp. 90-94+96-104) 12%
Suits (David B.) Why Death Is Not Bad for the One Who Died Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract American Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. 38, No. 1 (Jan., 2001), pp. 69-84 No
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Makropulos Case Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Wetzel (James) Infinite Return: Two Ways of Wagering with Pascal Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 29, No. 2 (Jun., 1993) (pp. 139-149) 17%
Williams (Bernard) Problems of the Self Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 55%
Williams (Bernard) The Makropulos Case: Reflections on the Tedium of Immortality Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Williams - Problems of the Self Yes
Wisnewski (J. Jeremy) Is the Immortal Life Worth Living? Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, Vol. 58, No. 1 (Aug., 2005) (pp. 27-36) 17%



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