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Animalism Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Body Brain State Transfer Life
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Animation Baker - Review - Olson - What Are We? Brain State Transfer, 2, 3 Disembodied Existence Genetics
Interregnum Intuition Olson - What Are We? The Question PID Note, Book & Paper Usage, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Reduplication Objections
Thesis - Chapter 02 (What are We?), 2, 3, 4, 5 Thesis - Chapter 06 (Animalism and Arguments for It), 2 Thesis - Chapter 10 (Thought Experiments), 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Thesis - Chapter 11 (Resurrection), 2 Uploading
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Aeon Video - What science tells us about the afterlife Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Review of 'What Are We? A Study in Personal Ontology' by Eric T. Olson Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Clark (Andy) & Kuhn (Robert Lawrence) Aeon: Video - Andy Clark - Virtual immortality Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Doyle (Robert O.) N/A Author High Quality Abstract 2  
Heyes (Cecilia M.) Cognitive Gadgets: The Cultural Evolution of Thinking Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Honderich (Ted) N/A Author High Quality Abstract    
Lachmann (Michael) & Walker (Sara) Life ≠ alive Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Monti (Alessandro) A stable sense of self is rooted in the lungs, heart and gut Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Olson (Eric) What Are We? The Question Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Papineau (David) Introducing Consciousness Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Thompson (Jon W.) Personal Identity and Resurrection: Early Modern Philosophical Perspectives Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Animation Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Brain State Transfer Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 02 (What Are We?) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 06 (Animalism and Arguments for It) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 10 (Thought Experiments) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 11 (Resurrection) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Disembodied Existence Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Genetics Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Interregnum Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Intuition Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Reduplication Objections Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Uploading Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Van Inwagen (Peter) Materialism and the Psychological-continuity Account of Personal Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Yes
Vedral (Vlatko) Decoding Reality: The Universe as Quantum Information Book Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16  



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Adriaans (Pieter) Information Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, 2012 21%
Andrews (Edgar) Information, stupid! The origin of life Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Andrews (Edgar) - Who Made God? Searching For a Theory of Everything, Chapter 12 6%
Andrews (Edgar) Who Made God? Searching For a Theory of Everything Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Andrews (Edgar) - Who Made God? Searching For a Theory of Everything 37%
Baker (Lynne Rudder) Review of 'What Are We? A Study in Personal Ontology' by Eric T. Olson Paper - Referencing Mind, 117:1120-1122, 2008 Yes
Berry (R.J.), Ed. Real Scientists, Real Faith: 17 Leading Scientists Reveal the Harmony Between Their Science and Their Faith Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Berry (R.J.), Ed. - Real Scientists, Real Faith: 17 Leading Scientists Reveal the Harmony Between Their Science and Their Faith 20%
Bohm (David) Meaning and Information Paper - By Subtopic Pylkkanen - The Search for Meaning - The New Spirit in Science and Philosophy No
Bohm (David), Wilkins (Maurice), Steen (Francis Frode), Sheldrake (Rupert), etc. Meaning and Information: Discussion Paper - By Subtopic Pylkkanen - The Search for Meaning - The New Spirit in Science and Philosophy No
Briggs (Andrew) And Information Became Physical Paper - By Subtopic Berry (R.J.) - Real Scientists, Real Faith: 17 Leading Scientists Reveal the Harmony Between Their Science and Their Faith No
Chislenko (Alexander) Intelligent Information Filters and Enhanced Reality Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract More & Vita-More - The Transhumanist Reader, Part III - Chapter 13 No
Christian (Brian) The Most Human Human: A Defence of Humanity in the Age of the Computer Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Christian (Brian) - The Most Human Human: A Defence of Humanity in the Age of the Computer Yes
Clark (Andy) & Kuhn (Robert Lawrence) Aeon: Video - Andy Clark - Virtual immortality Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Aeon, 19 August, 2019 Yes
Dawkins (Richard) The Blind Watchmaker Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Dawkins (Richard) - The Blind Watchmaker Yes
Dennett (Daniel) Brainchildren - Essays on Designing Minds Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Dennett (Daniel) - Brainchildren - Essays on Designing Minds 1%
Dennett (Daniel) Information, Technology, and the Virtues of Ignorance Paper - By Subtopic Dennett - Brainchildren - Essays on Designing Minds No
Dermendzhiyska (Elitsa) The misinformation virus Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 16 April 2021 Yes
Dretske (Fred) A Semantic Theory of Information Paper - By Subtopic Dretske - Knowledge and the Flow of Information, 1981, Chapter 3 Yes
Dretske (Fred) Communication and Information Paper - By Subtopic Dretske - Knowledge and the Flow of Information, 1981, Chapter 2 Yes
Dretske (Fred) Knowledge and the Flow of Information Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Dretske (Fred) - Knowledge and the Flow of Information 10%
Dretske (Fred) Knowledge and the Flow of Information: Preface Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Dretske - Knowledge and the Flow of Information, 1981 Yes
Dretske (Fred) Precis of Knowledge and the Flow of Information Paper - By Subtopic Kornblith - Naturalizing Epistemology No
Evans (Gareth) Information, Belief, and Thought Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Evans - Evans - The Varieties of Reference, 1982, Chapter 5 No
Evans (Gareth), McDowell (John), Ed. The Varieties of Reference Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Evans (Gareth), McDowell (John), Ed. - The Varieties of Reference No
Fodor (Jerry) Information and Representation Paper - By Subtopic Margolis & Laurence - Concepts - Core Readings No
Gitt (Werner) In the Beginning was Information Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Gitt (Werner) - In the Beginning was Information 3%
Gitt (Werner) In the Beginning was Information Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Gitt - In the Beginning was Information 6%
Godfrey-Smith (Peter) Genes Do not Encode Information for Phenotypic Traits Paper - By Subtopic Hitchcock (Christopher) - Contemporary Debates in Philosophy of Science, 2004 No
Godfrey-Smith (Peter) & Sterelny (Kim) Biological Information Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, 2007-16 17%
Greeno (James) Explanation and Information Paper - By Subtopic Salmon (Wesley), Jeffrey & Greeno - Statistical Explanation and Statistical Relevance No
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: C-F Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 51%
Heyes (Cecilia M.) Cognitive Gadgets: The Cultural Evolution of Thinking Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Heyes (Cecilia M.) Cognitive Gadgets: The Cultural Evolution of Thinking Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Heyes (Cecilia M.) - Cognitive Gadgets: The Cultural Evolution of Thinking Yes
Hitchcock (Christopher), Ed. Contemporary Debates in Philosophy of Science Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Hitchcock (Christopher), Ed. - Contemporary Debates in Philosophy of Science No
Kornblith (Hilary) Naturalizing Epistemology Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Kornblith (Hilary) - Naturalizing Epistemology No
Levitin (Daniel) Video - Daniel Levitin on information overload Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 07 April 2015 Yes
Loewer (Barry) From Information to Intentionality Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Stich & Warfield - Mental Representation No
MacKinnon (Robert F.) Bridge, Probability & Information Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract MacKinnon (Robert F.) - Bridge, Probability & Information 10%
Malesic (Jonathan) Our big problem is not misinformation; it’s knowingness Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 27 March 2023 Yes
Marcel (Anthony J.) & Bisiach (Edoardo) Consciousness in Contemporary Science Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Marcel (Anthony J.) & Bisiach (Edoardo) - Consciousness in Contemporary Science 2%
Margolis (Eric) & Laurence (Stephen), Eds. Concepts - Core Readings Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Margolis (Eric) & Laurence (Stephen), Eds. - Concepts - Core Readings No
Midgley (Mary) Wisdom, Information & Wonder - What is Knowledge For? Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Midgley (Mary) - Wisdom, Information & Wonder - What is Knowledge For? 1%
Midgley (Mary) Wisdom, Information & Wonder - What is Knowledge For? Paper - By Subtopic Midgley - Wisdom, Information & Wonder - What is Knowlwedge For? 1%
Miller (David) A Paradox of Information Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, Vol. 17, No. 1, May, 1966, pp. 59-61 No
Millikan (Ruth Garrett) What has Natural Information to do with Intentional Representation? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Walsh - Naturalism, Evolution and the Mind No
Monti (Alessandro) A stable sense of self is rooted in the lungs, heart and gut Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 06 December 2021 Yes
More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) The Transhumanist Reader Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) - The Transhumanist Reader 6%
Morris (Thomas) Identity, Necessity, and Information Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Morris - Understanding Identity Statements, 1984, Chapter 5 No
Morris (Thomas) Understanding Identity Statements Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Morris (Thomas) - Understanding Identity Statements No
Olson (Eric) Computer-Generated Life Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Final version: Olson, E.T. (1997) The Ontological Basis of Strong Artificial Life. Artificial Life, 3 (1). pp. 29-39 No
Olson (Eric) Papers on Identity Boxes: Vol 13 (Olson) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Olson (Eric) - Papers on Identity Boxes: Vol 13 (Olson) 16%
Olson (Eric) What are We? A Study of Personal Ontology Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) High Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Olson (Eric) What Are We? The Question Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract What Are We? A Study in Personal Ontology, Chapter 1 (November 2007: Oxford University Press.) Yes
Penzias (Arno) Ideas and Information Book - By Subtopic Penzias (Arno) - Ideas and Information No
Perry (John) Identity, Personal Identity and the Self Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Perry (John) - Identity, Personal Identity and the Self 3%
Perry (John) Individuals in Informational and Intentional Content Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract The Problem of the Essential Indexical and Other Essays. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. No
Perry (John) Information, Action, and Persons Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Perry - Identity, Personal Identity and the Self, 2002, Chapter 9 No
Perry (John) & Israel (David) Information and Architecture Paper - By Subtopic Situation Theory and Its Applications, vol. 2 edited by Jon Barwise, Jean Mark Gawron, Gordon Plotkin and Syun Tutiya, 147–60. Stanford University: Center for the Study of Language and Information, 1991 No
Perry (John) & Israel (David) What is Information? Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Information, Language and Cognition, edited by Philip Hanson, University of British Columbia Press, 1990 of British Columbia Press, 1990: 1-19 No
Pollock (John L.) The Building of Oscar Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Philosophical Perspectives, Vol. 2, No., Epistemology (1988), pp. 315-344 No
Pollock (John L.) Understanding the Language of Thought Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies, Vol. 58, No. 1/2, Symposium on Thought and Reference (Jan. - Feb., 1990), pp. 95-120 No
Popper (Karl) A Comment on Miller's New Paradox of Information Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract British Journal for the Philosophy of Science, Vol. 17, No. 1, May, 1966, pp. 61-69 No
Price (Huw), Cave (Stephen), Iida (Fumiya), Etc. Preparing for the future: artificial intelligence and us: Part 1 Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract University of Cambridge Research Horizons, Issue 35, February 2018, pp. 20-29 Yes
Price (Huw), Cave (Stephen), Iida (Fumiya), Etc. Preparing for the future: artificial intelligence and us: Part 2 Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract University of Cambridge Research Horizons, Issue 35, February 2018, pp. 30-37 Yes
Pylkkanen (Paavo), Ed. The Search for Meaning - The New Spirit in Science and Philosophy Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Pylkkanen (Paavo), Ed. - The Search for Meaning - The New Spirit in Science and Philosophy No
Salmon (Wesley), Jeffrey (Richard) & Greeno (James) Statistical Explanation and Statistical Relevance Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Salmon (Wesley), Jeffrey (Richard) & Greeno (James) - Statistical Explanation and Statistical Relevance No
Sandberg (Anders) & Bostrom (Nick) Whole Brain Emulation: A Roadmap Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Future of Humanity Institute Website, 2008 No
Sarkar (Sahotra) Genes Encode Information for Phenotypic Traits Paper - By Subtopic Hitchcock (Christopher) - Contemporary Debates in Philosophy of Science,, 2004 No
Schoenfield (Miriam) Why do you believe what you do? Run some diagnostics on it Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 22 April 2020 Yes
Shallice (Tim) Information-processing models of consciousness: possibilities and problems Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Marcel & Bisiach - Consciousness in Contemporary Science No
Shannon (Claude) A Mathematical Theory of Communication Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Shannon & Weaver - The Mathematical Theory of Communication, 1949 No
Shannon (Claude) & Weaver (Warren) The Mathematical Theory of Communication Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Shannon (Claude) & Weaver (Warren) - The Mathematical Theory of Communication 5%
Stich (Stephen) & Warfield (Ted), Eds. Mental Representation: A Reader Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Stich (Stephen) & Warfield (Ted), Eds. - Mental Representation: A Reader 0%
Strobel (Lee) The Case for a Creator: A Journalist Investigates Scientific Evidence That Points Toward God Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Strobel (Lee) - The Case for a Creator: A Journalist Investigates Scientific Evidence That Points Toward God 12%
Strobel (Lee) The Evidence of Biological Information: The Challenge of DNA and the Origin of Life - An Interview with Stephen C. Meyer Paper - By Subtopic Strobel - The Case for a Creator, 2004 No
Taschek (William W.) Frege's Puzzle, Sense, and Information Content Paper - By Subtopic Mind 101.404, Oct. 1992, pp. 767-791 No
Thompson (Jon W.) Personal Identity and Resurrection: Early Modern Philosophical Perspectives Paper - Referencing High Quality Abstract Faraday Institute On-Line Seminar: January 30, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Yes
Walsh (Denis), Ed. Naturalism, Evolution and the Mind Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Walsh (Denis), Ed. - Naturalism, Evolution and the Mind 12%
Weaver (Warren) Recent Contributions to The Mathematical Theory of Communication Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Shannon & Weaver - The Mathematical Theory of Communication 7%
Wikipedia Large language model Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Wikipedia; Extract taken 28 June 2023 10%



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