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Footnote 5:
  1. In Paul Broks’s contribution to "Smith (Barry C.), Broks (Paul), Kennedy (A.L.) & Evans (Jules) - Audio: What Does It Mean to Be Me?".
Footnote 10:
  1. To die, to sleep – to sleep, perchance to dream – ay, there’s the rub, for in this sleep of death what dreams may come…
    → Hamlet, Act-III, Scene-I, Lines 66-68



Table of the Previous 5 Versions of this Note:

Date Length Title
11/04/2022 00:01:26 4166 Sleep
17/02/2021 18:50:24 3890 Sleep
30/09/2020 16:01:55 3124 Sleep
22/11/2018 16:20:38 5160 Sleep
25/09/2015 19:16:19 1673 Sleep



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20/09/2022 11:24:00 Sleep Psychological View


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Aeon Papers, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Aeon Papers - Summary Document: 2017-2018 Commissurotomy PID Note, Book & Paper Usage, 2, 3 Thesis - Chapter 01 (Introduction), 2, 3, 4, 5
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Authors, Books & Papers Citing this Note

Author Title Medium Extra Links Read?
Aristotle Aristotle 1 Book Low Quality Abstract 2  
Baars (Bernard) Introduction: Treating Consciousness as a Variable: The Fading Taboo Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Baars (Bernard), Banks (William) & Newman (James) Essential Sources in the Scientific Study of Consciousness Book Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4  
Baillie (James) Memory Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Bear (Mark), Connors (Barry) & Paradiso (Michael) Neuroscience Book High Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Bloom (Paul) Introduction to Psychology Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5  
Brandon (Ed) Review of Galen Strawson's 'Consciousness and Its Place in Nature: Does Physicalism Entail Panpsychism?' Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Brennan (Andrew) Amnesia and Other Problems Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Burkeman (Oliver) The I in Mind: Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Buzzi (Giorgio) Correspondence: Near-Death Experiences Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 Yes
Carlson (Neil) Physiology of Behavior Book Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14  
Cerullo (Michael A.) Uploading and Branching Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Churchland (Patricia) Reduction and the neurobiological basis of consciousness Paper Low Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7  
Cooper (John) Body, Soul and Life Everlasting: Preface to the Second Printing Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Yes
Dalton (Clayton M.) Lifestyle changes, not a magic pill, can reverse Alzheimer’s Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
DeGrazia (David) Human Identity and Bioethics: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Dennett (Daniel) Where Am I? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Desmond (Adrian) The Ape's Reflexion Paper High Quality Abstract    
Dougary (Ginny) A Very English Farewell Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Eccles (John) The Self-Conscious Mind and the Brain Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Edwards (Paul) Existentialism and Death: A Survey of Some Confusions and Absurdities Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Emslie (Karen) Hallucinogenic nights Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Fenwick (Peter) & Fenwick (Elizabeth) The Truth in the Light: An Investigation of Over 300 Near-Death Experiences Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Gray (Peter) Mechanisms of Motivation and Emotion Paper Low Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7  
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: 2019+ Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Yes
Hershenov (David) Four-Dimensional Animalism Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Hospers (John) Is the Notion of Disembodied Existence Intelligible? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Johnston (Mark) Is Heaven a Place We Can Get To? Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Johnston (Mark) What Is Found At The Center? Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Kagan (Shelly) The nature of death (continued); Believing you will die Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Kazez (Jean) The Philosophical Parent: Asking the Hard Questions About Having and Raising Children Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Koch (Christof) When Does Consciousness Arise in Human Babies? Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 Yes
Laing (Jacqueline) Infanticide: a reply to Giubilini and Minerva Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Lockwood (Michael) When Does a Life Begin? Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Lowe (E.J.) Review of Peter Unger's - 'All the Power in the World' Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Luper (Steven) Adaptation Paper Low Quality Abstract    
MacDonald (Margaret) Sleeping and Waking Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Medina (John) The Clock of Ages - Why we Age; How we Age; Winding Back the Clock Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Miller (Kenneth) Night school Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Moody (Todd C.) Conversations with Zombies Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Morris (John) Christian Living Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Naiman (Rubin) Falling for sleep Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) Psychology and Personal Identity Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Olson (Eric) What Are We? Animals Paper High Quality Abstract    
Olson (Eric) What Are We? Brains Paper High Quality Abstract 2  
Olson (Eric) What Are We? Constitution Paper High Quality Abstract    
Olson (Eric) Why Is Death Bad? Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
O'Shaughnessy (Brian) Self-Consciousness and Self-Knowledge Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
O'Shaughnessy (Brian) The Anatomy of Consciousness Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Ozanne (Charles) The Life and Soul of Mortal Man: His Composition, Disintegration, and Resurrection Book Medium Quality Abstract    
Pena-Guzman (David M.) The dreams of animals Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Reid (Mark D.) A Case in Which Two Persons Exist in One Animal Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Rosenberg (Jay) 'Life After Death' - In Search of the Question Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Seth (Anil Kumar) N/A Author Low Quality Abstract    
Seth (Anil Kumar), Barrett (Adam B.) & Barnett (Lionel) Causal density and integrated information as measures of conscious level Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Shallice (Tim) Information-processing models of consciousness: possibilities and problems Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Sharma (Ramesh Kumar) Dreamless Sleep and Some Related Philosophical Issues Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4  
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity, Rational Anticipation, and Self-Concern Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Smith (Barry C.), Broks (Paul), Kennedy (A.L.) & Evans (Jules) Audio: What Does It Mean to Be Me? Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Squires (Roger) Dream Time Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
The Week, Cooke (Rachel) How Sleep Could Save Your Life Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Thomas (Janice L.) Other arguments for dualism Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Thomas (Janice L.) What matters for survival and the logical possibility of resurrection Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 01 (Introduction) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 10 (Thought Experiments) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Commissurotomy Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Current Position Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Updike (John) Self-Consciousness Book Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Various Peer review of Walker's 'A refined model of sleep …' Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81  
Velleman (David) Dying Paper Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Walker (Matthew P.) A refined model of sleep and the time course of memory formation Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8  
Walker (Matthew P.) Past, present, and the future: Discussions surrounding a new model of sleep-dependent learning and memory processing Paper Low Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Wiles (Maurice) The Creation and God's Action Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Wright (N.T.) The Resurrection of the Son of God: Preface, Bibliography & Indexes Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Wright (N.T.) Time to Wake Up (1): Death and Beyond in the Old Testament Paper Low Quality Abstract 2, 3  



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Aeon Video - How do you know you're not dreaming? Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 30 June 2022 Yes
Baars (Bernard) Introduction: Treating Consciousness as a Variable: The Fading Taboo Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Baars, Banks & Newman - Essential Sources in the Scientific Study of Consciousness Yes
Baars (Bernard), Banks (William) & Newman (James) Consciousness as a State: Sleep, Coma, Anesthesia, and Dreaming Paper - By Subtopic Baars, Banks & Newman - Essential Sources in the Scientific Study of Consciousness No
Baars (Bernard), Banks (William) & Newman (James) Essential Sources in the Scientific Study of Consciousness Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Baars (Bernard), Banks (William) & Newman (James) - Essential Sources in the Scientific Study of Consciousness 1%
Baars (Bernard), Banks (William) & Newman (James) Essential Sources in the Scientific Study of Consciousness Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 1%
Boyle (Rebecca) The end of night Paper - Cited Aeon, 01 April, 2014 Yes
Brennan (Andrew) Amnesia and Other Problems Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Brennan - Conditions of Identity, 1988, Chapter 9 No
Brennan (Andrew) Conditions of Identity Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Brennan (Andrew) - Conditions of Identity 0%
Buzzi (Giorgio) Correspondence: Near-Death Experiences Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Lancet. Vol. 359, Issue 9323 (June 15, 2002): 2116-2117 Yes
Cerullo (Michael A.) Uploading and Branching Identity Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Minds & Machines (2015) 25:17–36 78%
Churchland (Patricia) Reduction and the neurobiological basis of consciousness Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Marcel & Bisiach - Consciousness in Contemporary Science No
Clark (Andy) & Kuhn (Robert Lawrence) Aeon: Video - Andy Clark - Virtual immortality Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Aeon, 19 August, 2019 Yes
Cooper (John) Body, Soul and Life Everlasting: Biblical Anthropology and the Monism-dualism Debate Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 23%
Cooper (John) Body, Soul and Life Everlasting: Preface to the Second Printing Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Cooper (John) - Body, Soul and Life Everlasting, 1989, Preface Yes
Gamble (Jessa) Life in Circadia Paper - Cited Aeon, 02 June, 2016 Yes
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: 2019+ Paper - Referencing Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) - Aeon Yes
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: A-B (& General) Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 100%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: A-B (& General) Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 100%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: C-F Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 51%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: G-K Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 31%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: L-P Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) - Aeon: L-P 33%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: L-P Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 33%
Johnston (Mark) Is Heaven a Place We Can Get To? Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Johnston (Mark) - Surviving Death, 2010 78%
Johnston (Mark) Surviving Death Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 13%
Livingstone (Margaret S.) & Hubel (David H.) Effects of Sleep and Arousal on the Processing of Visual Information in the Cat Paper - By Subtopic Baars, Banks & Newman - Essential Sources in the Scientific Study of Consciousness No
Marcel (Anthony J.) & Bisiach (Edoardo) Consciousness in Contemporary Science Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 2%
Martin (Paul) Counting Sheep: The Science and Pleasures of Sleep and Dreams Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Martin (Paul) - Counting Sheep: The Science and Pleasures of Sleep and Dreams 1%
Martin (Paul) Counting Sheep: The Science and Pleasures of Sleep and Dreams Paper - By Subtopic Martin (Paul) - Counting Sheep: The Science and Pleasures of Sleep and Dreams 3%
Naiman (Rubin) Falling for sleep Paper - Cited Aeon, 11 July, 2016 Yes
Oswald (Ian) Sleep Book - By Subtopic Oswald (Ian) - Sleep No
Pena-Guzman (David M.) The dreams of animals Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 07 June 2022 Yes
Pitock (Todd) Here’s to naps and snoozes Paper - By Subtopic Aeon, 12 March, 2019 Yes
Revonsuo (Antti) The reinterpretation of dreams - An evolutionary hypothesis of the function of dreaming Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Behavioral And Brain Sciences (2000) 23, 793–1121 10%
Revonsuo (Antti), Tuominen (Jarno) & Valli (Katja) The Avatars in the Machine: Dreaming as a Simulation of Social Reality Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract T. Metzinger & J. M. Windt (Eds). Open MIND: 32(T). Frankfurt am Main: MIND Group, January 2015 8%
Ribeiro (Sidarta) Ancestral dreams Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 15 March 2022 Yes
Sharma (Ramesh Kumar) Dreamless Sleep and Some Related Philosophical Issues Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy East and West. April 2001; 51(2): 210-231 No
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity, Rational Anticipation, and Self-Concern Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Shoemaker (David) - Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction, 2009, Chapter 2 Yes
Smith (Barry C.), Broks (Paul), Kennedy (A.L.) & Evans (Jules) Audio: What Does It Mean to Be Me? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract BBC Website, April 2015 Yes
Smith (Barry C.), Broks (Paul), Kennedy (A.L.) & Evans (Jules) Audio: What Does It Mean to Be Me? Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract BBC Website, April 2015 Yes
The Week, Cooke (Rachel) How Sleep Could Save Your Life Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract The Week, Issue 1145, 7 October 2017 Yes
Zadra (Antonio) What dream characters reveal about the astonishing dreaming brain Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 28 June 2021 Yes



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