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Personal Identity

Zygote

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31/08/2017 19:35:02 3126 Zygote
14/01/2017 20:18:14 3211 Zygote



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17/08/2018 17:35:31 Zygote Fetuses

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Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Embryo Fetuses Fission Human Beings
Human Persons I Modality Person Twinning

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Abortion Embryo, 2, 3 Fetuses Pregnancy  

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Authors, Books & Papers Citing this Note

Author Title Medium Extra Links Read?
Anscombe (G.E.M.) Were You a Zygote? 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 Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) When Do Persons Begin and End? Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Yes
Blatti (Stephan) Animalism and its Implications Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Blatti (Stephan) Animalism, Dicephalus, and Borderline Cases Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Damschen (Gregor), Gomez-Lobo (Alfonso) & Schonecker (Dieter) Sixteen Days? A Reply to B. Smith and B. Brogaard on the Beginning of Human Individuals Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Ford (Norman) Fertilization and the Beginning of a Human Individual Paper Low Quality Abstract 2, 3  
Gasser (Georg) Personal Identity and Resurrection: Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Grobstein (Clifford) Science and the Unborn: Choosing Human Futures Paper High Quality Abstract    
Hartl (Daniel L.) Our Uncertain Heritage: Genetics & Human Diversity Book Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Hershenov (David) A Hylomorphic Account of Thought Experiments Concerning Personal Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Hershenov (David) & Koch-Hershenov (Rose J.) Anscombe on Embryos and Persons Paper Low Quality Abstract 2  
Kazez (Jean) Life Doesn't Begin at Conception Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Kazez (Jean) The Philosophical Parent: Asking the Hard Questions About Having and Raising Children Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Oderberg (David) Modal Properties, Moral Status, and Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Abortion Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Embryo Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Fetuses Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Pregnancy Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Zygote Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Wilson (Jack) Beyond Horses and Oak Trees: A New Theory of Individuation for Living Entities Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Anscombe (G.E.M.) Were You a Zygote? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Anscombe (G.E.M) - Human Life, Action and Ethics Yes
Anscombe (G.E.M.) Were You a Zygote? Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Anscombe (G.E.M) - Human Life, Action and Ethics Yes
Anscombe (G.E.M.), Geach (Mary), Gormally (Luke), Eds. Human Life, Action and Ethics Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied 10%
Anscombe (G.E.M.), Geach (Mary), Gormally (Luke), Eds. Human Life, Action and Ethics Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Bibliographical details to be supplied 10%
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) When Does a Person Begin? Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Paul, Miller & Paul - Personal Identity, 2005 7%
Blatti (Stephan) Animalism, Dicephalus, and Borderline Cases Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Psychology 20 (2007): 595–608 Yes
Carter (William) Do Zygotes Become People? Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Mind, 91.361 (Jan. 1982), pp. 77-95 Yes
Damschen (Gregor), Gomez-Lobo (Alfonso) & Schonecker (Dieter) Sixteen Days? A Reply to B. Smith and B. Brogaard on the Beginning of Human Individuals Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Journal of Medicine and Philosophy, Apr. 2006, 31.2, pp. 165-175 33%
Ford (Norman) Fertilization and the Beginning of a Human Individual Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Norman Ford - When Did I Begin, 1988, Chapter 4 No
Ford (Norman) Implantation and the Beginning of a Human Individual Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Norman Ford - When Did I Begin, 1988, Chapter 5 No
Ford (Norman) When Did I Begin: Conception of the Human Individual in History, Philosophy and Science Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Ford (Norman) - When Did I Begin: Conception of the Human Individual in History, Philosophy and Science 4%
Gasser (Georg) Personal Identity and Resurrection: Introduction Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Gasser (Georg) - Personal Identity and Resurrection: How Do We Survive Our Death? 2010 Yes
Gasser (Georg), Ed. Personal Identity and Resurrection: How Do We Survive Our Death? Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 95%
Guenin (Louis M.) The Nonindividuation Argument Against Zygotic Personhood Paper - Cited Philosophy - 81, Jul2006, Issue 317 No
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: G-K Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 31%
Hershenov (David) & Koch-Hershenov (Rose J.) Anscombe on Embryos and Persons Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Anscombe and The Catholic Intellectual Tradition. Neumann Press. Eds. John Mizzoni, Philip Pegan, Geoffrey Karabin.. 2016. pp. 143-160. 22%
Howsepian (Avak Albert) Who or What Are We? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Review of Metaphysics, Vol. 45, No. 3 (Mar., 1992), pp. 483-502 6%
Kazez (Jean) Life Doesn't Begin at Conception Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract The Philosophers' Magazine, 3rd November 2017 Yes
Kazez (Jean) The Philosophical Parent: Asking the Hard Questions About Having and Raising Children Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Kazez (Jean) The Philosophical Parent: Asking the Hard Questions About Having and Raising Children Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Kazez (Jean) - The Philosophical Parent: Asking the Hard Questions About Having and Raising Children Yes
Kenny (Anthony) Life Stories: When an individual life begins - and the ethics of ending it Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Times Literary Supplement, 2007 No
Lockwood (Michael) When Does a Life Begin? Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Lockwood - Moral Dilemmas in Modern Medicine, 1987 Yes
Lockwood (Michael), Ed. Moral Dilemmas in Modern Medicine Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 43%
O'Hear (Anthony), Ed. Philosophy - 81/317 (July 2006) Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied No
Paul (Ellen), Miller (Fred) & Paul (Jeffrey), Eds. Personal Identity Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 1%
Smith (Barry) & Brogaard (Berit) Sixteen Days Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Journal of Medicine and Philosophy, Feb. 2003, 28.1, pp. 45-78 10%
Tacelli (Ronald) Were You a Zygote? Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia , T. 62, Fasc. 2/4, Entre Razão e Revelação: A'Lógica' da Dimensão Semíta na Filosofia / Between Reason and Revelation: The 'Logic' of the Semitic Dimension in Philosophy (Apr. - Dec., 2006), pp. 889-899 11%
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Zygote Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Wilson (Jack) Beyond Horses and Oak Trees: A New Theory of Individuation for Living Entities Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Wilson, Jack - Biological Individuality: The identity and Persistence of Living Entities; 1999, Chap. 1, pp. 1-21 Yes
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 - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 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



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