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Process Metaphysics

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Animalism Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Constitution Life Mereology
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Dupre (John) Metaphysics of metamorphosis Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Goodwin (Brian) How the Leopard Changed its Spots - The Evolution of Complexity Book Medium Quality Abstract    
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: 2019+ Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Human Persons – A Process View Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Persons as Biological Processes: A Bio-Processual Way Out of the Personal Identity Dilemma Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Powers, Persistence and Process Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Sosa (Ernest) Subjects Among Other Things Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
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References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Aeon Video - Not the same river. Not the same man. Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 07 July 2021 Yes
Appleby (Peter C.) On Religious Attitudes Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Religious Studies Vol. 6, No. 4 (Dec., 1970), pp. 359-368 33%
Bapteste (Eric) & Dupre (John) Towards a processual microbial ontology Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Biology & Philosophy 28(2), (2013) 28:379–404 5%
Boogerd (Fred C.), Etc., Eds. Systems Biology: Philosophical Foundations Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Boogerd (Fred C.), Etc., Eds. - Systems Biology: Philosophical Foundations 0%
Boogerd (Fred C.), Etc., Eds. Systems Biology: Philosophical Foundations Paper - By Subtopic Boogerd (Fred C.), Etc., Eds. - Systems Biology: Philosophical Foundations 1%
Calvo (Paco) The philosophy of plant neurobiology: a manifesto Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Synthese , May 2016, Vol. 193, No. 5, Special Issue on Neuroscience And Its Philosophy (2014–2015) (May 2016), pp. 1323-1343 8%
Calvo (Paco) What Is It Like to Be a Plant? Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Journal of Consciousness Studies, 24, No. 9–10, 2017, pp. 205–27 7%
De Jesus (Paulo) Autopoietic Enactivism, Phenomenology and the Deep Continuity Between Life and Mind Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences 15, 265-289 5%
Dennett (Daniel) Review - Varela, Thompson and Rosch - The Embodied Mind - Cognitive Science and Human Experience Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract The American Journal of Psychology , Spring, 1993, Vol. 106, No. 1 (Spring, 1993), pp. 121-126 33%
DiFrisco (James) & Mossio (Matteo) Diachronic Identity in Complex Life Cycles: An Organizational Perspective Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Dupré, J. (ed.): Biological Identity: Perspectives from Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Biology, (History and Philosophy of Biology), Routledge, In press. 22%
Dupre (John) Metaphysics of metamorphosis Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 30 November, 2017 Yes
Dupre (John) & Nicholson (Daniel J.), Eds. Everything Flows: Towards a Processual Philosophy of Biology Paper - By Subtopic Nicholson (Daniel J.) & Dupre (John), Eds. - Everything Flows: Towards a Processual Philosophy of Biology 0%
Ferner (Adam) Metaphysics and biology: a critique of David Wiggins’ account of personal identity Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract PhD Thesis, Birkbeck, 2014 1%
Ferner (Adam) Processual Individuals and Moral Responsibility Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Meincke (Anne Sophie) & Dupre (John), Eds. - Biological Identity: Perspectives from Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Biology 6%
Gagliano (Monica) The mind of plants: Thinking the unthinkable Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Communicative and Integrative Biology, 10, 2017 Yes
Griffiths (Paul) Darwinism, Process Structuralism, and Natural Kinds Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy of Science 63, Supplement. Proceedings of the 1996 Biennial Meetings of the Philosophy of Science Association. Part I: Contributed Papers (Sep., 1996), pp. S1-S9 No
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: 2019+ Paper - Referencing Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) - Aeon Yes
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: T-Z Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 19%
Han (Byung-Chul) Shanzhai: Deconstruction in Chinese Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Han (Byung-Chul) - Shanzhai: Deconstruction in Chinese Yes
Hudson (Hud) A Materialist Metaphysics of the Human Person Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 3%
Hudson (Hud) Vagueness and Composition Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Hudson (Hud) - A Materialist Metaphysics of the Human Person, 2001, Chapter 3 No
Jaeger (Johannes) & Monk (Nick) Everything flows: A process perspective on life Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract EMBO Reports (2015) 16:1064-1067 17%
Jaeger (Johannes), Irons (David) & Monk (Nick) The Inheritance of Process: A Dynamical Systems Approach Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract J. Exp. Zool. (Mol. Dev. Evol.) 2012. 318B:591–612 5%
Ladyman (James), Ross (Don), Spurrett (David) & Collier (John) Every Thing Must Go: Metaphysics Naturalized Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Ladyman (James), Ross (Don), Spurrett (David) & Collier (John) - Every Thing Must Go: Metaphysics Naturalized 3%
Ladyman (James), Ross (Don), Spurrett (David) & Collier (John) Every Thing Must Go: Metaphysics Naturalized Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Ladyman (James), Ross (Don), Spurrett (David) & Collier (John) - Every Thing Must Go: Metaphysics Naturalized 5%
Machamer (Peter), Darden (Lindley) & Craver (Carl F.) Thinking about Mechanisms Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy of Science , Mar., 2000, Vol. 67, No. 1 (Mar., 2000), pp. 1-25 10%
Markosian (Ned) Brutal Composition Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies 92:211-249, 1998 No
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Autopoiesis, Biological Autonomy and the Process View of Life Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract European Journal for Philosophy of Science (2019) 9:5 11%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Bio-Agency: Can Organisms Act? Paper - By Subtopic Spann, A. S. / Wehinger, D. (Hg.): Vermögen und Handlung. Der dispositionale Realismus und unser Selbstverständnis als Handelnde, Münster: Mentis, 2014, 191-224 10%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Do Human Embryos Have a Disposition to Personhood? Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Der manipulierbare Embryo: Potentialitäts und Speziesargumente auf dem Prüfstand, ed. by M. Hähnel, M. Rothhaar & R. Kipke, Münster: Mentis, 147-171 10%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) How to stay the same while changing Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Academia.edu No
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Human Persons – A Process View Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Was sind und wie existieren Personen? (What are Persons and how Do They Exist?), ed. by Jörg Noller, Münster: Mentis, 2019 Yes
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Metaphysics: On the Being-There of What There Is Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Wozu Metaphysik? Historisch-systematische Perspektiven, ed. by C. Erhard, D. Meißner & J. Noller, Freiburg i. Br.: Alber, 96-130 No
Meincke (Anne Sophie) On the Battlefield of Metaphysics Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract On the Battlefield of Metaphysics. Critical Studies on the Transtemporal Identity of Persons: Münster: Mentis 8%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Personality and Personal Identity - Challenging a Substance Theoretical Presumption Paper - By Subtopic Persönlichkeit. Neurowissenschaftliche und neurophilosophische Fragestellungen, ed. by O. Friedrich & M. Zichy, Münster: Mentis, 2014, pp. 163-187 10%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Persons as Biological Processes: A Bio-Processual Way Out of the Personal Identity Dilemma Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Everything Flows. Towards a Processual Philosophy of Biology, ed. by D. J. Nicholson & J. A. Dupré, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018, 357-378. 33%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Potentiality and Disposition in the Discussion about the Moral Status of Human Embryos Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophisches Jahrbuch 122 (2015), 271-303 6%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Powers, Persistence and Process Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract A. S. Meincke (ed.), Dispositionalism. Perspectives from Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Science, Springer (Synthese Library), 2020, Chapter 7 10%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Processual Animalism: Towards a Scientifically Informed Theory of Personal Identity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Meincke (Anne Sophie) & Dupre (John), Eds. - Biological Identity: Perspectives from Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Biology 33%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Review of Chauncey Maher's 'Plant Minds' Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science: Review of Books, 2019 Yes
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Systems or Bodies? On How (Not) to Embody Autopoiesis Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Adaptive Behavior, Published On-Line 8 April 2019 No
Meincke (Anne Sophie) The Disappearance of Change: Towards a Process Account of Persistence Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Forthcoming (as of November 2018) in: International Journal of Philosophical Studies 6%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) Without Metaphysics, please!? Transtemporal Personal Identity as Practical Reality Paper - By Subtopic Personale Identität, Narrativität und praktische Rationalität, ed. by G. Gasser, M. Schmidhuber, Münster: Mentis, 2013, pp. 241-265 10%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) & Dupre (John), Eds. Biological Identity: Perspectives from Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Biology Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Meincke (Anne Sophie) & Dupre (John), Eds. - Biological Identity: Perspectives from Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Biology 6%
Meincke (Anne Sophie) & Dupre (John), Eds. Biological Identity: Perspectives from Metaphysics and the Philosophy of Biology Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 6%
Menary (Richard) Introduction to the special issue on 4E cognition Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Phenomenology and Cognitive Science 9, 459-463, 2010 17%
Miller (Kristie) The Existential Quantifier, Composition and Contingency Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Erkenntnis (1975-), Vol. 73, No. 2 (September 2010), pp. 211-235 5%
Nicholson (Daniel J.) & Dupre (John), Eds. Everything Flows: Towards a Processual Philosophy of Biology Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Nicholson (Daniel J.) & Dupre (John), Eds. - Everything Flows: Towards a Processual Philosophy of Biology 2%
Noller (Jorg) Beyond Animalism and Constitutionalism: The Person as A Form of Life Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Retrieved from Academia.edu 17%
Parsons (Josh) Conceptual Conservatism and Contingent Composition Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Website (Revised 11 Nov 2005) No
Pittinger (Norman) 'The Last Things' in a Process Perspective Book - By Subtopic Pittinger (Norman) - 'The Last Things' in a Process Perspective No
Rescher (Nicholas) Process Metaphysics: An Introduction to Process Philosophy Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Rescher (Nicholas) - Process Metaphysics: An Introduction to Process Philosophy 1%
Rescher (Nicholas) Process Metaphysics: An Introduction to Process Philosophy Paper - By Subtopic Rescher (Nicholas) - Process Metaphysics: An Introduction to Process Philosophy 2%
Sauchelli (Andrea) The animal, the corpse, and the remnant-person Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies: Published online on 20 April 2016 8%
Simons (Peter) Processes and Precipitates Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Nicholson (Daniel J.) & Dupre (John), Eds. - Everything Flows: Towards a Processual Philosophy of Biology, 2018 8%
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Process Metaphysics Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract   Yes
Trewavas (Anthony) Aspects of Plant Intelligence Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Annals of Botany, 92, pp. 1–20, 2003 8%
Trewavas (Anthony) Plant intelligence: Mindless mastery Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Nature, 415, p. 841, 2002 No
Van Inwagen (Peter) Material Beings Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 40%
Van Inwagen (Peter) The Special Composition Question Paper - Cited Van Inwagen - Material Beings; 1990; Ch. 2 No
Van Inwagen (Peter) When are Objects Parts? Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Perspectives, Vol. 1, Metaphysics (1987), pp. 21-47 19%
Varela (Francisco J.) Organism, Cognitive Science and the Emergence of Selfless Selves Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Revue européenne des sciences sociales , 1991, T. 29, No. 89, L'homme et la Société Dix ans après Piaget: VIIe colloque annuel du Groupe d'Etude "Pratiques Sociales et Théories" (1991), pp. 173-198 5%
Varela (Francisco J.) & Maturana (Humberto) Mechanism and Biological Explanation Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy of Science , Sep., 1972, Vol. 39, No. 3 (Sep., 1972), pp. 378-382 17%
Vieira (Celso) Which is more fundamental: processes or things? Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 06 November, 2017 Yes
Whitehead (Alfred North) Modes of Thought Book - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Whitehead (Alfred North) - Modes of Thought No
Whitehead (Alfred North) Science and the Modern World Book - By Subtopic Whitehead (Alfred North) - Science and the Modern World No



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