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Animalism Animals Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) Existence Hume
Individual Modality Note Links Explanation Olson - Persons and Bodies - Response Ontology
Persistence Criteria Person Plug Note Apologia Society Thought Experiments
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Summary of Notes Citing This Note

Aeon Papers, 2 Dracula, 2 PID Note, Book & Paper Usage, 2, 3, 4 Thesis - Chapter 04 (Basic Metaphysical Issues), 2, 3, 4, 5 Thesis - Chapter 10 (Thought Experiments)
Website Generator Documentation - Functors, 2, 3, 4, 5        

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Authors, Books & Papers Citing this Note

Author Title Medium Extra Links Read?
Blackburn (Simon) Quasi-Realism No Fictionalism Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5  
Botros (Sophie) A Realist Present and a Coherentist Past Paper Low Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Brock (Stuart) Fictionalism about Fictional Characters Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Brock (Stuart) Modal Fictionalism: A Response to Rosen Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Cave (Terence) Fictional Identities Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Divers (John) & Hagen (Jason) The Modal Fictionalist Predicament Paper High Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8  
Dorr (Cian) What We Disagree about When We Disagree about Ontology Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Field (Hartry) Mathematical Objectivity and Mathematical Objects Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Goldberg (Nathaniel) & Gavaler (Chris) A dinosaur is a story Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: 2019+ Paper High Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Hale (Bob) Modal Fictionalism: A Simple Dilemma Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Lowe (E.J.) Possible Worlds Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Menzies (Peter) & Pettit (Philip) In Defence of Fictionalism about Possible Worlds Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Nolan (Daniel) & O'Leary-Hawthorne (John) Reflexive Fictionalisms Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15  
Orwell (George) N/A Author Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Putnam (Hilary) Philosophy of Logic Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Rosen (Gideon) A Problem for Fictionalism about Possible Worlds Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Rosen (Gideon) Modal Fictionalism Fixed Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2  
Schwitzgebel (Eric) N/A Author Medium Quality Abstract    
Shapiro (Stewart) No They Don't Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Sider (Ted) The Ersatz Pluriverse Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 04 (Basic Metaphysical Issues) Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Chapter 10 (Thought Experiments) Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Dracula Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2 Yes
Van Fraassen (Bas) The Scientific Image Paper Medium Quality Abstract    
Van Inwagen (Peter) Materialism and the Psychological-continuity Account of Personal Identity Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Van Inwagen (Peter) Metaphysics: Part Two: Why The World Is - Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Wallace (Robert M.) The Genesis of the Copernican World: Translator's Introduction Paper High Quality Abstract   Yes
Woodward (Richard) Is Modal Fictionalism Artificial Paper Low Quality Abstract    
Woodward (Richard) Why Modal Fictionalism Is Not Self-Defeating Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5  
Yablo (Stephen) Go Figure: A Path through Fictionalism Paper Medium Quality Abstract 2, 3, 4, 5  



References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Aeon Video - Five Stories Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 13 October 2021 Yes
Aeon Video - George Saunders: on story Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 25 July 2017 Yes
Aeon Video - The Rashomon effect Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 11 October 2021 Yes
Azzouni (Jody) Criteria for What Exists Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Azzoumi - Deflating Existential Consequence: A Case for Nominalism, 2004, Chapter 4 No
Azzouni (Jody) Deflating Existential Consequence: A Case for Nominalism Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 2%
Blackburn (Simon) Quasi-Realism No Fictionalism Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mark Eli Kalderon (ed.), Fictionalism in Metaphysics, Chapter 11. OUP. pp. 322-338 (2005) 8%
Borges (Jorge Luis) Labyrinths: Selected Stories and Other Writings Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Borges (Jorge Luis) - Labyrinths: Selected Stories and Other Writings 3%
Burgess (John P.) Why I am not a nominalist Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Notre Dame J. Formal Logic 24(1): 93-105 (January 1983) No
Byrne (Alex) Truth In Fiction: The Story Continued Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Australasian Journal of Philosophy Vol. 71, No. 1; March 1993 No
Cave (Terence) Fictional Identities Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Harris - Identity - Essays Based on Herbert Spencer Lectures Given in the University of Oxford 4%
Eagle (Anthony) Telling Tales Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 2006/7; Draft of December 11, 2006 Yes
Eco (Umberto) The Name of the Rose Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Eco (Umberto) - The Name of the Rose Yes
Eklund (Matti) Fiction, Indifference, and Ontology Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research Vol. LXXI, No. 3, November 2005 5%
Goldberg (Nathaniel) & Gavaler (Chris) A dinosaur is a story Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Aeon, 21 October 2022 Yes
Goodman (Nelson) Fact, Fiction and Forecast Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Goodman (Nelson) - Fact, Fiction and Forecast Yes
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: Q-S Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) - Aeon: Q-S 28%
Harris (Henry) Identity - Essays Based on Herbert Spencer Lectures Given in the University of Oxford Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Harris (Henry) - Identity - Essays Based on Herbert Spencer Lectures Given in the University of Oxford 4%
Joyce (Richard) Moral Fictionalism Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Mark Eli Kalderon (ed.), Fictionalism in Metaphysics, Chapter 9. OUP. pp. 287-313 (2005) 4%
Kalderon (Mark Eli) Fictionalism in Metaphysics: Introduction Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Mark Eli Kalderon (ed.), Fictionalism in Metaphysics. OUP. pp. 1-13 (2005) Yes
Kalderon (Mark Eli), Ed. Fictionalism in Metaphysics Book - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Kalderon (Mark Eli), Ed. - Fictionalism in Metaphysics 7%
Kim (Seahwa) Modal Fictionalism and Analysis Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mark Eli Kalderon (ed.), Fictionalism in Metaphysics, Chapter 4. OUP. pp. 116-133 (2005) 7%
Kripke (Saul) Philosophical Troubles: Collected Papers, Volume 1 Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Kripke (Saul) - Philosophical Troubles: Collected Papers, Volume 1 2%
Kripke (Saul) Vacuous Names and Fictional Entities Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Kripke (Saul) - Philosophical Troubles: Collected Papers, Volume 1 10%
Kroon (Fred) Belief about Nothing in Particular Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mark Eli Kalderon (ed.), Fictionalism in Metaphysics, Chapter 6. OUP. pp. 178-203 (2005) 5%
Lewis (David) Quasi-Realism is Fictionalism Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Mark Eli Kalderon (ed.), Fictionalism in Metaphysics, Chapter 10. OUP. pp. 314-321 (2005) 11%
Moore (G.E.), Ryle (Gilbert) & Braithwaite (R.B.) Symposium: Imaginary Objects Paper - By Subtopic Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, Supplementary Volumes, Vol. 12, Creativity, Politics and the A Priori (1933), pp. 18-70 2%
Nolan (Daniel) Fictionalist Attitudes about Fictional Matters Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mark Eli Kalderon (ed.), Fictionalism in Metaphysics, Chapter 7. OUP. pp. 204-233 (2005) 4%
Nolan (Daniel) Three Problems for 'Strong' Modal Fictionalism Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies, Vol. 87, No. 3 (Sep., 1997), pp. 259-275 No
Phillips (John F.) Truth and Inference in Fiction Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies, Vol. 94, No. 3 (Jun., 1999), pp. 273-293 No
Priest (Graham) Fiction Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Priest - Towards Non-Being, 2005, Chapter 6 No
Priest (Graham) Sylvan's Box: a Short Story and Ten Morals Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic, Volume 38, Number 4, Fall 1997 No
Priest (Graham) Towards Non-Being Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Priest (Graham) - Towards Non-Being No
Putnam (Hilary) Is There a Fact of the Matter About Fiction? Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Putnam, Conant - Realism with a Human Face Yes
Putnam (Hilary), Conant (James), Ed. Realism with a Human Face Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Putnam (Hilary), Conant (James), Ed. - Realism with a Human Face 2%
Rosen (Gideon) Problems in the History of Fictionalism Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Mark Eli Kalderon (ed.), Fictionalism in Metaphysics, Chapter 1. OUP. pp. 14-64 (2005) 2%
Scruton (Roger) The great swindle Paper - By Subtopic Aeon, 17 December, 2012 Yes
Sosa (Ernest) & Kim (Jaegwon), Eds. Epistemology - An Anthology Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Sosa (Ernest) & Kim (Jaegwon), Eds. - Epistemology - An Anthology 9%
Sutherland (John) Is Heathcliff a Murderer: Puzzles in 19th-Century Fiction Book - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Sutherland (John) - Is Heathcliff a Murderer: Puzzles in 19th-Century Fiction No
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Fiction Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Van Inwagen (Peter) Creatures of Fiction Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Van Inwagen - Ontology, Identity and Modality, Part I: Ontology, Chapter 3, 1977 6%
Van Inwagen (Peter) Existence, Ontological Commitment and Fictional Entities Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract M. J. Loux and D.W. Zimmerman, eds., The Oxford Handbook of Metaphysics (OUP, 2003) 8%
Van Inwagen (Peter) Materialism and the Psychological-continuity Account of Personal Identity Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract Van Inwagen - Ontology, Identity and Modality, Part II: Identity, Chapter 9, 1997 Yes
Van Inwagen (Peter) Ontology, Identity and Modality: Essays in metaphysics Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Van Inwagen (Peter) - Ontology, Identity and Modality: Essays in metaphysics 17%
Van Inwagen (Peter) Ontology, Identity and Modality: Essays in metaphysics Book - Referencing (via Paper Referencing) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 17%
Walton (Kendall L.) Metaphor and Prop Oriented Make-Believe Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mark Eli Kalderon (ed.), Fictionalism in Metaphysics, Chapter 2. OUP. pp. 65-87 (2005) 5%
Williams (Christopher) Being, Identity, and Truth Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Williams (Christopher) - Being, Identity, and Truth 7%
Williams (Christopher) Death and Other Difficulties Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Williams (Christopher) - Being, Identity, and Truth, Chapter 2 13%
Williams (Rowan) Dostoevsky: Language, Faith and Fiction Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Williams (Rowan) - Dostoevsky: Language, Faith and Fiction 2%
Williams (Rowan) Dostoevsky: Language, Faith and Fiction Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Williams (Rowan) - Dostoevsky: Language, Faith and Fiction 3%
Woodbridge (James A.) Truth as a Pretense Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Mark Eli Kalderon (ed.), Fictionalism in Metaphysics, Chapter 5. OUP. pp. 134-177 (2005) 3%
Yablo (Stephen) Go Figure: A Path through Fictionalism Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Midwest Studies In Philosophy; 2001, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p72, 32p 4%
Yablo (Stephen) Say Holmes Exists; Then What? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Draft of 1st September 2020 25%
Yablo (Stephen) The Myth of the Seven Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Mark Eli Kalderon (ed.), Fictionalism in Metaphysics, Chapter 3. OUP. pp. 88-115 (2005) 4%



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