<!DOCTYPE html><HTML lang="en"> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <link href="../../TheosStyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"><link rel="shortcut icon" href="../../TT_ICO.png" /> <title>Note: Status Reports - Status: Personal Identity (2015 - June) (Theo Todman's Web Page)</title> </head><body> <a name="Top"></a> <h1>Theo Todman's Web Page - Notes Pages</h1><hr><h2>Status Reports</h2><h3>Status: Personal Identity (2015 - June)</h3><p class = "Centered">(Text as at 02/07/2015 23:12:29)<br><br>(For other versions of this Note, see the <a href="#LiveVersion">tables at the end</a>)</p><hr> <P><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><B><U>Rationale for this Project</B></U><ul type="disc"><li>I am researching the subject of Personal Identity primarily because of its intrinsic interest and importance. It is really a sub-topic in my Philosophy of <a name="1"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_5/Notes_519_42187967.htm">Religion</A><SUP>1</SUP> project, with its penultimate chapter considering the metaphysical possibility of resurrection. </li><li>While I m interested in the topic of my research in its own right, I think when I ve sorted it out a bit, and have something to say, I ll want to engage with other philosophers active in this field  and re-starting a PhD at Birkbeck or elsewhere might be the only effective way to do this. </li><li>While a PhD is not an end in itself, and certainly not the ultimate aim of my doing philosophy, it s still true that a PhD would teach me research techniques, provide focus and direction, and furnish a professional qualification should I want to publish any results in this or any other area of philosophy.</li></ul><BR><B><U>Summary of Progress during April - June 2015</B></U><ol type="1"><li>I spent 197 hours in 2Q15 (637 hours YTD, where for  YTD  Year to Date  I mean the (academic) year that commenced in October 2014) on my Thesis or Thesis-related work. That s 69% of the planned effort (74% YTD). Overall, 30% of my Project effort in the Quarter was directed towards this project (making 34% YTD)  as against 44% planned (45% YTD). </li><li>Progress between reports can be obtained from the relevant section of my Summary Task List <a name="2"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_9/Notes_975_42187967.htm">(Click_Here</A><SUP>2</SUP>). </li><li>This quarter, effort was yet again expended on a vast number of tasks, as listed below, but key items included reading or reviewing the following:- <ul type="disc"><li><a name="196"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6337.htm">Luper (Steven), Ed. - The Cambridge Companion to Life and Death</A>",</li><li><a name="197"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6334.htm">Martin (L. Michael) & Augustine (Keith) - The Myth of an Afterlife: The Case against Life After Death</A>",</li><li><a name="198"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6338.htm">Bermudez (Jose Luis) - Thinking Without Words</A>",</li><li><a name="10"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1327.htm">Blackburn (Simon) - Has Kant Refuted Parfit?</A>",</li><li><a name="199"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6342.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - The Opacity of Mind: An Integrative Theory of Self-Knowledge</A>",</li><li><a name="11"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20800.htm">Chappell (Sophie Grace), Chappell (Tim) - Seeds: On Personal Identity and the Resurrection</A>",</li><li><a name="200"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6335.htm">Corcoran (Kevin) - Rethinking Human Nature: A Christian Materialist Alternative to the Soul</A>",</li><li><a name="201"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6347.htm">Dainton (Barry) - Time and Space</A>",</li><li><a name="202"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6301.htm">Dunne (John S.) - City of the Gods: A Study in Myth and Mortality</A>",</li><li><a name="12"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20895.htm">Ehring (Douglas) - Personal Identity and Time Travel</A>",</li><li><a name="203"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6297.htm">Erber (Joan T.) & Szuchman (Lenore T.) - Great Myths of Aging</A>",</li><li><a name="13"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20940.htm">Leitgeb (Hannes) & Hartmann (Stephan) - Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy</A>",</li><li><a name="204"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6352.htm">Genova (Lisa) - Still Alice</A>",</li><li><a name="14"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20907.htm">Harrison (Jonathan) - Analysis Problem No. 18: 'Jocasta's Crime'</A>",</li><li><a name="205"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6322.htm">Marsh (Henry) - Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery</A>",</li><li><a name="206"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6339.htm">More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) - The Transhumanist Reader</A>",</li><li><a name="15"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20941.htm">Ogilvie (Daniel M.) & Hamilton (Leonard W.) - Soul Beliefs: Causes and Consequences</A>",</li><li><a name="16"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_19/Abstract_19915.htm">Olson (Eric) - Life After Death and the Devastation of the Grave</A>",</li><li><a name="207"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6289.htm">Marshall (Richard) - Philosophy at 3:AM: Questions and Answers with 25 Top Philosophers</A>",</li><li><a name="208"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6302.htm">Pross (Addy) - What is Life?: How Chemistry Becomes Biology</A>",</li><li><a name="209"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_05/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_5742.htm">Ward (Dave), Pritchard (Duncan), Massimi (Michela), Lavelle (Suilin), Chrisman (Matthew), Hazlett (Allan) & Richmond (Alasdair) - Introduction to Philosophy</A>",</li><li><a name="17"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20869.htm">Tobia (Kevin Patrick) - Personal Identity and the Phineas Gage Effect</A>",</li><li><a name="210"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6344.htm">Velleman (David) - Beyond Price: Papers On Life And Death</A>",</li><li><a name="18"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20899.htm">Wright (John) - Personal Identity, Fission and Time Travel</A>". </li></ul></li><li>Updated various Thesis Notes. </li><li>Finally completed the correction of the <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_518_3">colour-coding</A></U><SUB>3</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_518_3"></A> of the write-ups / abstracts of the papers in my collection. </li><li>More detail follows:- </li></ol><BR><b><u> Thesis</u></b> (Total Hours = 132)<ol type="1"><li><b>Thesis - Reading / Writing</b> (Total Hours = 123)<ul type="disc"><li><a name="19"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20727.htm">Agar (Nicholas) - Enhancing Humananity</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="20"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20728.htm">Archard (David) - Procreating</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="21"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20657.htm">Augustine (Keith) - The Myth of an Afterlife: Introduction</A>" (Read / Write, 4.75 hours)</li><li><a name="22"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20716.htm">Bedau (Mark A.) - The Nature of Life</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="23"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_20/PaperSummary_20858.htm">Bermudez (Jose Luis) - The Problem of Thinking without Words</A>" (Read, 1.25 hours)</li><li><a name="24"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20788.htm">Bermudez (Jose Luis) - Thinking Without Words: Preface</A>" (Read / Write, 1.75 hours)</li><li><a name="25"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_20/PaperSummary_20859.htm">Bermudez (Jose Luis) - Two Approaches to the Nature of Thought</A>" (Read, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="26"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_01/Abstract_1327.htm">Blackburn (Simon) - Has Kant Refuted Parfit?</A>" (Read / Write, 4.75 hours)</li><li><a name="27"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_20/PaperSummary_20920.htm">Bourne (Craig) - A Future for Presentism</A>" (Write, 2.75 hours)</li><li><a name="28"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20943.htm">Bourne (Craig) - A Theory of Presentism</A>" (Write, 1 hour)</li><li><a name="29"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20944.htm">Bourne (Craig) - Becoming Inflated</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="30"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20942.htm">Bourne (Craig) - Future Contingents, Non-Contradiction, and the Law of Excluded Middle Muddle</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="211"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6350.htm">Carroll (Sean M.) - Lecture Notes on General Relativity</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="31"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20891.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - Dissociation Data</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="32"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20888.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - Inner Sense Theories</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="33"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20887.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - Intermediate-Strength Transparent-Access Theories</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="34"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20890.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - Metacognition and Control</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="35"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20889.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - Mindreading in Mind</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="36"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20892.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - Self-Interpretation and Confabulation</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="37"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20884.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - The ISA Theory: Foundations and Elaborations</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="38"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20883.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - The Mental Transparency Assumption</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="39"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20893.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - The Opacity of Mind: Conclusion and Implications</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="40"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20882.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - The Opacity of Mind: Introduction</A>" (Write, 1.5 hours)</li><li><a name="41"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20886.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - Transparent Sensory Access to Affect</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="42"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20885.htm">Carruthers (Peter) - Transparent Sensory Access to Attitudes?</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="43"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20927.htm">Casati (Roberto) & Varzi (Achille) - That Useless Time Machine</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="44"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20800.htm">Chappell (Sophie Grace), Chappell (Tim) - Seeds: On Personal Identity and the Resurrection</A>" (Read / Write, 3.75 hours)</li><li><a name="45"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20801.htm">Chappell (Tim), Chappell (Sophie Grace) - On the Very Idea of Criteria for Personhood</A>" (Read / Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="46"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20790.htm">Corcoran (Kevin) - Dualist Views of Human Persons</A>" (Read / Write, 2.25 hours)</li><li><a name="47"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20794.htm">Corcoran (Kevin) - I Believe in the Resurrection of the Body and the Life of the World to Come</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="48"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20791.htm">Corcoran (Kevin) - Nothing-But Materialism</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="49"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20715.htm">Corcoran (Kevin) - Rethinking Human Nature: Introduction - What Kind of Things Are We?</A>" (Read / Write, 1.25 hours)</li><li><a name="50"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20792.htm">Corcoran (Kevin) - The Constitution View</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="51"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20795.htm">Corcoran (Kevin) - The Constitution View and the Bible: Some Final Thoughts</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="52"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20793.htm">Corcoran (Kevin) - The Stem Cell Challenge</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="53"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20950.htm">Cosmides (Leda) & Tooby (John) - Evolutionary Psychology: A Primer</A>" (Read / Write, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="54"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20921.htm">Dainton (Barry) - Time and Space</A>" (Write, 1.5 hours)</li><li><a name="55"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20948.htm">Dainton (Barry) - Time and Space: Preface</A>" (Read / Write, 1.5 hours)</li><li><a name="212"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6346.htm">Davies (Paul C.W.) - About Time: Einstein's Unfinished Revolution</A>" (Write, 2 hours)</li><li><a name="56"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20719.htm">DeGrazia (David) - The Nature of Human Death</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="57"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20924.htm">Denruyter (Celine) - Jocasta's Crime: A Science-Fiction Reply: [Analysis 'Problem' no. 18]</A>" (Read, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="58"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20897.htm">Dowe (Phil) - The Case for Time Travel</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="213"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6301.htm">Dunne (John S.) - City of the Gods: A Study in Myth and Mortality</A>" (Read, 2.5 hours)</li><li><a name="59"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20945.htm">Dyke (Heather) - Review of Craig Bourne's 'A Future for Presentism'</A>" (Read / Write, 1.25 hours)</li><li><a name="60"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20929.htm">Earman (John) & Norton (John) - Forever Is a Day: Supertasks in Pitowsky and Malament-Hogarth Spacetimes</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="61"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20895.htm">Ehring (Douglas) - Personal Identity and Time Travel</A>" (Read / Write, 2.5 hours)</li><li><a name="62"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20721.htm">Emilsson (Eyjolfur K.) - On the Length of a Good Life</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="63"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20493.htm">Erber (Joan T.) & Szuchman (Lenore T.) - Great Myths of Aging: The Self</A>" (Read, 1.5 hours)</li><li><a name="64"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20722.htm">Fischer (John Martin) - Mortal Harm</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="65"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20919.htm">Flew (Anthony) - Time Travel and the Paranormal</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="214"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6351.htm">Genova (Lisa) - Left Neglected</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="215"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6352.htm">Genova (Lisa) - Still Alice</A>" (Read / Write, 1.25 hours)</li><li><a name="66"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20937.htm">Gillett (Grant) - Brain Bisection and Personal Identity</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="67"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20928.htm">Goddu (G. C.) - A Useful Time Machine</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="68"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_19/PaperSummary_19872.htm">Godfrey-Smith (William) - Travelling in Time</A>" (Read, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="69"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_482.htm">Grey (William) - Troubles with Time Travel</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="70"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20912.htm">Hanley (Richard) - No End in Sight: Causal Loops in Philosophy, Physics and Fiction</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="71"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20732.htm">Hanser (Matthew) - Imperfect Aiding</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="72"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20907.htm">Harrison (Jonathan) - Analysis Problem No. 18: 'Jocasta's Crime'</A>" (Read / Write, 1 hour)</li><li><a name="73"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20908.htm">Harrison (Jonathan) - Report on Analysis 'Problem' no. 18</A>" (Read / Write, 1.5 hours)</li><li><a name="74"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20930.htm">Hogarth (Mark) - Deciding Arithmetic Using SAD Computers</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="75"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20913.htm">Hogarth (Mark) - Non-Turing Computers and Non-Turing Computability</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="76"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20723.htm">Johansson (Jens) - When do We Incur Mortal Harm?</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="77"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20725.htm">Keller (Simon) - Posthumous Harm</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="78"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_17/Abstract_17204.htm">King (Daniel) - Two-Dimensional Time: Macbeath's 'Time's Square' and Special Relativity</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="79"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20915.htm">Kutach (Douglas N.) - Time Travel and Consistency Constraints</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="80"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20931.htm">Leftow (Brian) - On a Principle of Sufficient Reason</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="81"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20720.htm">Lemos (Noah) - Assessing Lives</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="82"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20909.htm">Levin (Margarita R.) - Swords' Points: [Analysis 'Problem' no. 18]</A>" (Read, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="83"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_58.htm">Lewis (David) - The Paradoxes of Time Travel</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="84"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20946.htm">Lowe (E.J.) - Review of Peter Unger's - 'All the Power in the World'</A>" (Read / Write, 1.5 hours)</li><li><a name="216"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6322.htm">Marsh (Henry) - Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery</A>" (Read, 8 hours)</li><li><a name="85"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20235.htm">Marshall (Richard) & Carruthers (Peter) - Peter Carruthers: Mind Reader</A>" (Read / Write, 2.75 hours)</li><li><a name="86"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20236.htm">Marshall (Richard) & Knobe (Joshua) - Joshua Knobe: Indie Rock Virtues</A>" (Read, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="87"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_20/PaperSummary_20797.htm">Martin (L. Michael) & Augustine (Keith) - The Myth of an Afterlife: Preface</A>" (Read, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="88"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20916.htm">Meiland (Jack W.) - A Two-Dimensional Passage Model of Time for Time Travel</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="89"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_03/Abstract_3912.htm">Merricks (Trenton) - Explaining Eliminativism</A>" (Read, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="90"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20898.htm">Miller (Kristie) - Travelling in Time: How to Wholly Exist in Two Places at the Same Time</A>" (Write, 1.5 hours)</li><li><a name="91"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20932.htm">Monton (Bradley) - Presentists Can Believe in Closed Timelike Curves</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="92"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20933.htm">Monton (Bradley) - Time Travel without Causal Loops</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="93"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20808.htm">More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) - Transhumanism: Biopolitics and Policy - Introduction</A>" (Write, 1 hour)</li><li><a name="94"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20805.htm">More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) - Transhumanism: Core Technologies - Introduction</A>" (Write, 1 hour)</li><li><a name="95"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20806.htm">More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) - Transhumanism: Engines of Life: Identity and Beyond Death - Introduction</A>" (Write, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="96"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20807.htm">More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) - Transhumanism: Enhanced Decision-Making - Introduction</A>" (Write, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="97"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20809.htm">More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) - Transhumanism: Future Trajectories: Singularity - Introduction</A>" (Write, 1.25 hours)</li><li><a name="98"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20804.htm">More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) - Transhumanism: Human Enhancement: The Cognitive Sphere - Introduction</A>" (Write, 1.25 hours)</li><li><a name="99"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20803.htm">More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) - Transhumanism: Human Enhancement: The Somatic Sphere - Introduction</A>" (Write, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="100"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20798.htm">More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) - Transhumanism: Roots and Core Themes - Introduction</A>" (Write, 1.75 hours)</li><li><a name="101"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20810.htm">More (Max) & Vita-More (Natasha) - Transhumanism: The World's Most Dangerous Idea - Introduction</A>" (Write, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="102"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20953.htm">Ogilvie (Daniel M.) - A Partial History of Afterlife Beliefs</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="103"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20949.htm">Ogilvie (Daniel M.) - Soul Searching Project</A>" (Read / Write, 3 hours)</li><li><a name="104"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20952.htm">Ogilvie (Daniel M.) - The Anatomy of Internalized Beliefs</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="105"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20941.htm">Ogilvie (Daniel M.) & Hamilton (Leonard W.) - Soul Beliefs: Causes and Consequences</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="106"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_19/Abstract_19915.htm">Olson (Eric) - Life After Death and the Devastation of the Grave</A>" (Write, 3 hours)</li><li><a name="107"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20947.htm">Prior (Arthur N.) - Three-Valued Logic and Future Contingents</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="108"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_20/PaperSummary_20543.htm">Pross (Addy) - Biology is Chemistry</A>" (Read, 1 hour)</li><li><a name="109"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20544.htm">Pross (Addy) - What Is Life?</A>" (Read, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="110"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20936.htm">Richmond (Alasdair) - Epicurean Evolution and the Anthropic Principle</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="111"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20904.htm">Richmond (Alasdair) - Philosophy of Time Travel Course Guide 2014/15</A>" (Write, 1 hour)</li><li><a name="112"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_19/Abstract_19191.htm">Richmond (Alasdair) - Time Travel and Philosophy</A>" (Write, 1 hour)</li><li><a name="113"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20935.htm">Richmond (Alasdair) - Time Travel, Parahistory and the Past Artefact Dilemma</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="114"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20934.htm">Richmond (Alasdair) - Time-Travel Fictions and Philosophy</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="115"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20718.htm">Schechtman (Marya) - The Malleability of Identity</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="116"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20914.htm">Smith (Nicholas J.J.) - Bananas Enough for Time Travel?</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="117"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20918.htm">Sorensen (Roy) - Time Travel, Parahistory and Hume</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="118"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_03/Abstract_3687.htm">Sperry (Roger W.) - Hemisphere Deconnection and the Unity in Conscious Awareness</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="119"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20901.htm">Sperry (Roger W.) - Some Effects of Disconnecting the Cerebral Hemispheres</A>" (Read / Write, 1.75 hours)</li><li><a name="120"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20796.htm">Stewart-Williams (Steve) - On the Origin of Afterlife Beliefs by Means of Memetic Selection</A>" (Read, 1.25 hours)</li><li><a name="121"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20917.htm">Thomson (Judith Jarvis) - Time, Space, and Objects</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="122"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20869.htm">Tobia (Kevin Patrick) - Personal Identity and the Phineas Gage Effect</A>" (Read, 3.25 hours)</li><li><a name="123"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_17/Abstract_17768.htm">Todman (Theo) - Thesis - Artifacts</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="124"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_12/Abstract_12583.htm">Todman (Theo) - Thesis - Chapter 05 (Persistence and Time)</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="125"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_17/Abstract_17872.htm">Todman (Theo) - Thesis - Psychopathology</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="126"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_17/Abstract_17875.htm">Todman (Theo) - Thesis - Reincarnation</A>" (Write, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="127"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_17/Abstract_17881.htm">Todman (Theo) - Thesis - Self</A>" (Write, 1.25 hours)</li><li><a name="128"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_17/Abstract_17900.htm">Todman (Theo) - Thesis - Time</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="129"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20900.htm">Todman (Theo) - Thesis - Time Travel</A>" (Write, 1 hour)</li><li><a name="130"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20729.htm">Tooley (Michael) - Abortion</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="131"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_07/Abstract_7040.htm">Varzi (Achille) - Time-Travel</A>" (Read / Write, 2 hours)</li><li><a name="132"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20878.htm">Velleman (David) - A Right of Self-Termination?</A>" (Read / Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="133"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_06/Abstract_6128.htm">Velleman (David) - Against the Right to Die</A>" (Read / Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="134"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_06/Abstract_6126.htm">Velleman (David) - Beyond Price</A>" (Read / Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="135"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20876.htm">Velleman (David) - Beyond Price: Essays on Life and Death - Introduction</A>" (Read / Write, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="136"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20880.htm">Velleman (David) - Dying</A>" (Read / Write, 1 hour)</li><li><a name="137"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_06/Abstract_6129.htm">Velleman (David) - Family History</A>" (Read / Write, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="138"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20879.htm">Velleman (David) - Persons in Prospect (Revised)</A>" (Read / Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="139"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_06/Abstract_6125.htm">Velleman (David) - So It Goes</A>" (Read / Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="140"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20881.htm">Velleman (David) - The Rights to a Life</A>" (Read / Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="141"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20731.htm">Vihvelin (Kadri) - Killing In Self-Defence</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="142"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20724.htm">Warren (James) - The Symmetry Problem</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="143"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20910.htm">Weingard (Robert) - General Relativity and the Conceivability of Time Travel</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="144"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_20/PaperSummary_20911.htm">Whitrow (G. J.) - Why Physical Space Has Three Dimensions</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="145"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_02/Abstract_2330.htm">Williams (Bernard) - Personal Identity and Individuation</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="146"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20899.htm">Wright (John) - Personal Identity, Fission and Time Travel</A>" (Read / Write, 3.25 hours)</li><li><a name="217"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6348.htm">Yourgrau (Palle) - A World Without Time: The Forgotten Legacy of Godel and Einstein</A>" (Write, 0.5 hours)</li></ul></li><li><b>Thesis - Discussions</b><ul type="disc"><li><a name="147"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_12/PaperSummary_12467.htm">Interaction - Discussions with Pete</A>" (0.5 hours)</li></ul></li><li><b>Thesis - Lectures</b> (Total Hours = 5)<ul type="disc"><li><a name="148"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20940.htm">Leitgeb (Hannes) & Hartmann (Stephan) - Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy</A>" (2.75 hours)</li><li><a name="149"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20941.htm">Ogilvie (Daniel M.) & Hamilton (Leonard W.) - Soul Beliefs: Causes and Consequences</A>" (2.25 hours)</li></ul></li><li><b>Thesis - Research Repositioning</b> (Total Hours = 3.5)<ul type="disc"><li>Admin - Notes Archive Review (0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="150"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_09/PaperSummary_9508.htm">Admin - Thesis - Outline & Initial Research (April - June)</A>" (3 hours)</li></ul></li></ol><BR><b><u> Thesis Background</u></b> (Total Hours = 64.75)<ol type="1"><li><b>Thesis Background - Reading / Writing</b> (Total Hours = 9.5)<ul type="disc"><li><a name="151"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20957.htm">Botros (Sophie) - An Error about the Doctrine of Double Effect</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="152"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20958.htm">Botros (Sophie) - An Error about the Doctrine of Double Effect: A Response to Kaufman's Reply to Botros</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="153"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20959.htm">Botros (Sophie) - Freedom, Causality, Fatalism and Early Stoic Philosophy</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="154"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20955.htm">Botros (Sophie) - Hume, Justice and Sympathy: A Reversal of the Natural Order?</A>" (Write, 0.75 hours)</li><li><a name="155"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20960.htm">Chappell (Tim), Chappell (Sophie Grace) - Two Distinctions That Do Make a Difference: The Action/Omission Distinction and the Principle of Double Effect</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="156"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_12/PaperSummary_12408.htm">Interaction - Philos-List</A>" (Read, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="218"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6333.htm">Kamm (Oliver) - Accidence Will Happen: The Non-Pedantic Guide to English Usage</A>" (Read, 5 hours)</li><li><a name="157"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20961.htm">Kaufman (Whitley R. P.) - On a Purported Error about the Doctrine of Double Effect: A Reply to Sophie Botros</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="158"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_09/Abstract_9230.htm">Mounce (H.O.) - Review of 'Hume, Reason and Morality: A Legacy of Contradiction' by Sophie Botros</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="159"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20802.htm">Nagel (Ernest) - The Reduction of Theories</A>" (Read, 0.5 hours)</li><li><a name="160"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20956.htm">Sinclair (Neil) - Review of 'Hume, Reason and Morality: A Legacy of Contradiction' by Sophie Botros</A>" (Write, 0.25 hours)</li><li><a name="161"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20894.htm">Williams (Joanna) - Who cares what colour philosophers are? It s their ideas that matter, not their race or sex</A>" (Read / Write, 1 hour)</li></ul></li><li><b>Thesis Background - Books Admin</b> (Total Hours = 47)<ul type="disc"><li><a name="162"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_09/PaperSummary_9513.htm">Admin - Catalogue Papers and Books (including Abstract improvements)</A>" (47 hours) </li></ul></li><li><b>Thesis Background - Status</b> (Total Hours = 8.25)<ul type="disc"><li>1Q15 Status Reports (6 hours)</li><li>2Q15 Status Reports (2.25 hours)<br>... See <a name="163"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_09/PaperSummary_9515.htm">Admin - Thesis Planning+Admin (April - June)</A>"</li></ul></li></ol><BR><B><U>Plans for the Near Future  Top Priority Tasks</B></U> <ul type="disc"><li>I now have a clearer idea of what I want to do over the next 4 <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_518_4">years</A></U><SUB>4</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_518_4"></A>, which is to complete a thesis to my own satisfaction. As such I require rigorous focus on the priority tasks, books and papers. Lower-priority reading is not likely to get a look in, so will be cut. </li><li>My next step is to ensure that everything that is relevant that I have actually read is written up and incorporated in my Notes database and only later  and secondly  considering anything that I have not yet read. This will require discipline, but will be an iterative process. </li><li>So, the tasks for the next quarter are:- <ol type="1"><li>Continue with my <a name="3"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_7/Notes_733_41914717.htm">Thesis</A><SUP>5</SUP>; in particular fill out those sections that I can write something on without further research.</li><li>Complete a full review and update of the <A Href="../../Notes/Notes_Jump_1.htm" TARGET = "_top">Notes</A> I ve created on Personal Identity, focusing on those with little / no content other than a reading list. </li><li>For <a name="4"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_10/Notes_1017_42187967.htm">Chapter_5</A><SUP>6</SUP> (Persistence and Time), review:- <ol type="i"><li><a name="219"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6347.htm">Dainton (Barry) - Time and Space</A>",</li><li><a name="164"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20907.htm">Harrison (Jonathan) - Analysis Problem No. 18: 'Jocasta's Crime'</A>",</li><li><a name="165"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20924.htm">Denruyter (Celine) - Jocasta's Crime: A Science-Fiction Reply: [Analysis 'Problem' no. 18]</A>",</li><li><a name="166"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20895.htm">Ehring (Douglas) - Personal Identity and Time Travel</A>",</li><li><a name="167"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20919.htm">Flew (Anthony) - Time Travel and the Paranormal</A>",</li><li><a name="168"></a>"<A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_19/PaperSummary_19872.htm">Godfrey-Smith (William) - Travelling in Time</A>",</li><li><a name="169"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20908.htm">Harrison (Jonathan) - Report on Analysis 'Problem' no. 18</A>", </li><li><a name="170"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20909.htm">Levin (Margarita R.) - Swords' Points: [Analysis 'Problem' no. 18]</A>",</li><li><a name="171"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20898.htm">Miller (Kristie) - Travelling in Time: How to Wholly Exist in Two Places at the Same Time</A>",</li><li><a name="172"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20934.htm">Richmond (Alasdair) - Time-Travel Fictions and Philosophy</A>",</li><li><a name="173"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20899.htm">Wright (John) - Personal Identity, Fission and Time Travel</A>". </ol></li><li>Start serious work on <a name="5"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_10/Notes_1018_42017797.htm">Chapter_6</A><SUP>7</SUP> (Animalism). In this regard:- <ol type="i"><li>Incorporate electronic write-up text into the Chapter and associated Notes. </li><li>Do the same for marginal annotations, converting them to write-ups first (if appropriate). Leave un-annotated papers alone for now, the exceptions being & </li><li><a name="220"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_00/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_130.htm">Olson (Eric) - The Human Animal - Personal Identity Without Psychology</A>", my core text, </li><li><a name="221"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_00/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_126.htm">Merricks (Trenton) - Objects and Persons</A>", </li><li><a name="222"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6338.htm">Bermudez (Jose Luis) - Thinking Without Words</A>",</li><li><a name="174"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20779.htm">Bailey (Andrew M.) - The Elimination Argument</A>",</li><li><a name="175"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_18/Abstract_18375.htm">Johnston (Mark) - 'Human Beings' Revisited: My Body is Not an Animal</A>", but first complete a review of </li><li><a name="176"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_00/Abstract_262.htm">Johnston (Mark) - Human Beings</A>",</li><li><a name="177"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20708.htm">Moran (Alexander P.) - Animalism and the Thinking Parts Problem</A>",</li><li><a name="178"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20786.htm">Olson (Eric) - On Parfit's View That We Are Not Human Beings</A>",</li><li><a name="179"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20707.htm">Olson (Eric) - The Metaphysical Implications of Conjoined Twining</A>",</li><li><a name="180"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20787.htm">Olson (Eric) - The Role of the Brainstem in Personal Identity</A>",</li><li><a name="181"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20427.htm">Shoemaker (Sydney) - Persons, Animals, and Identity</A>",</li><li><a name="182"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20706.htm">Sutton (Catherine S.) - The Supervenience Solution to the Too-Many-Thinkers Problem</A>". </ol></li><li>Do the same for <a name="6"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_10/Notes_1019_42098012.htm">Chapter_7</A><SUP>8</SUP> (The Constitution View):- <ol type="i"><li>Start a serious review of <a name="223"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_00/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_66.htm">Baker (Lynne Rudder) - Persons and Bodies: A Constitution View</A>", my other core text. </li><li>Read and review <a name="224"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6335.htm">Corcoran (Kevin) - Rethinking Human Nature: A Christian Materialist Alternative to the Soul</A>", and review ...</li><li><a name="183"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20710.htm">Sutton (Catherine S.) - Colocated Objects, Tally-Ho: A Solution to the Grounding Problem</A>",</li><li><a name="184"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20711.htm">Sutton (Catherine S.) - Composition as Identity - A Resource Page</A>". </ol></li><li>For <a name="7"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_10/Notes_1023_42098012.htm">Chapter_11</A><SUP>9</SUP> (Resurrection):- <ol type="i"><li>Start a thorough review of <a name="225"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6334.htm">Martin (L. Michael) & Augustine (Keith) - The Myth of an Afterlife: The Case against Life After Death</A>",</li><li>In particular, complete the write-up of <a name="185"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_19/Abstract_19915.htm">Olson (Eric) - Life After Death and the Devastation of the Grave</A>", and </li><li>Compare & contrast it with <a name="186"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_18/Abstract_18989.htm">Olson (Eric) - Immanent Causation and Life After Death</A>",</li><li>Start a review of <a name="226"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6337.htm">Luper (Steven), Ed. - The Cambridge Companion to Life and Death</A>", especially</li><li><a name="187"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_19/Abstract_19916.htm">Olson (Eric) - The Nature of People</A>",</li><li>Read and review <a name="188"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_07/Abstract_7296.htm">Baker (Lynne Rudder) - Death and the Afterlife</A>",</li><li><a name="189"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20800.htm">Chappell (Sophie Grace), Chappell (Tim) - Seeds: On Personal Identity and the Resurrection</A>",</li><li><a name="190"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20714.htm">Corcoran (Kevin) - Dualism, Materialism and the Problem of Post Mortem Survival</A>",</li><li>Attend the MOOC <a name="191"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20941.htm">Ogilvie (Daniel M.) & Hamilton (Leonard W.) - Soul Beliefs: Causes and Consequences</A>", and read / review the ancillary & </li><li><a name="192"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20949.htm">Ogilvie (Daniel M.) - Soul Searching Project</A>",</li><li><a name="193"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20953.htm">Ogilvie (Daniel M.) - A Partial History of Afterlife Beliefs</A>", and</li><li><a name="194"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20952.htm">Ogilvie (Daniel M.) - The Anatomy of Internalized Beliefs</A>". </ol></li><li>Metaphysics: Study:- <ol type="i"><li><a name="227"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_04/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_4094.htm">Van Inwagen (Peter) - Metaphysics</A>", </li><li><a name="228"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6316.htm">Post (John F.) - Metaphysics: A Contemporary Introduction</A>", and</li><li><a name="229"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6308.htm">Smith (Quentin) & Oaklander (L. Nathan) - Time, Change and Freedom: An Introduction to Metaphysics</A>". </ol></li><li>As background tasks:- <ol type="i"><li>Convert old <A Href="../../PrecisCatalogSubTopic.htm" TARGET = "_top">PDF-prcis</A>, <A Href="../../Phil04.htm" TARGET = "_top">Etc.</A> to Notes,</li><li>Continue with <a name="230"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6289.htm">Marshall (Richard) - Philosophy at 3:AM: Questions and Answers with 25 Top Philosophers</A>",</li><li>Complete <a name="231"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6333.htm">Kamm (Oliver) - Accidence Will Happen: The Non-Pedantic Guide to English Usage</A>", </li><li>Complete <a name="232"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6297.htm">Erber (Joan T.) & Szuchman (Lenore T.) - Great Myths of Aging</A>", </li><li>Read <a name="233"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6301.htm">Dunne (John S.) - City of the Gods: A Study in Myth and Mortality</A>",</li><li>Read <a name="234"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6302.htm">Pross (Addy) - What is Life?: How Chemistry Becomes Biology</A>",</li><li>Attend the MOOC <a name="195"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_20/Abstract_20940.htm">Leitgeb (Hannes) & Hartmann (Stephan) - Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy</A>",</li><li>Read <a name="235"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_06/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_6352.htm">Genova (Lisa) - Still Alice</A>",</li><li>Keep up with the Journals via <a name="8"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_10/Notes_1026_42017797.htm">JSTOR</A><SUP>10</SUP>. </ol> </li></ol> </li></ul><BR><B><U>Summary of Progress to Date</B></U><BR><BR>This was hived off to a separate <a name="9"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_8/Notes_821_40530832.htm">Note</A><SUP>11</SUP> back in 2010, and hasn t changed much since.</P> <FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><BR><HR><h3 class = "Left">In-Page Footnotes</h3><a name="On-Page_Link_518_3"></A><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_518_3"><B>Footnote 3</B></A></U>: Indicative of authorship. <a name="On-Page_Link_518_4"></A><BR><BR><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_518_4"><B>Footnote 4</B></A></U>: <ul type="disc"><li>Hopefully, I may complete, or get stuck, earlier. </li><li>By  4 years , I mean the period ending on my 65th birthday  ie. 13/11/2018; so  now more like 3 years. This is not to slip!</li><li>On the plus side, I m much further advanced than would be expected of someone commencing a PhD. </li><li>On the minus side, I want to go into greater depth, and have other projects on the go  most notably my Web-tools project. </li></ul> <BR> <a name="LiveVersion"></a><BR><HR><h3 class= "Left">Live Version of this Archived Note</h3> <TABLE class = "ReadingList" WIDTH=700> <TR><TD WIDTH="20%" class = "BridgeCenter"><strong>Date</strong></TD> <TD WIDTH="10%" class = "BridgeRight"><strong>Length</strong></TD> <TD WIDTH="70%" class = "BridgeLeft"><strong>Title</strong></TD></TR> <TR><TD class = "BridgeCenter">06/07/2018 18:56:10</TD> <TD class = "BridgeRight">13277</TD> <TD class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF = "Notes_518.htm">Status: Personal Identity (2018 - June)</A></TD></TR> </TABLE></CENTER> <a name="TableOfPreviousVersions"></a><BR><HR><h3 class= "Left">Table of 12 Earlier Versions of this Note (of 57)</h3> <TABLE class = "ReadingList" WIDTH=700> <TR><TD WIDTH="20%" class = "BridgeCenter"><strong>Date</strong></TD> <TD WIDTH="10%" class = "BridgeRight"><strong>Length</strong></TD> <TD WIDTH="70%" class = "BridgeLeft"><strong>Title</strong></TD></TR> <TR><TD class = "BridgeCenter">23/04/2015 21:14:24</TD> <TD class = "BridgeRight">12429</TD> <TD class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF = "Notes_518_42117885.htm">Status: Personal Identity (2015 - 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September)</A></TD></TR> <TR><TD class = "BridgeCenter">26/08/2012 20:29:46</TD> <TD class = "BridgeRight">4920</TD> <TD class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF = "Notes_518_41147854.htm">Status: Personal Identity (2012 - June)</A></TD></TR> </TABLE></CENTER> <a name="TableOfLaterVersions"></a><BR><HR><h3 class= "Left">Table of the 11 Later Versions of this Note</h3> <TABLE class = "ReadingList" WIDTH=700> <TR><TD WIDTH="20%" class = "BridgeCenter"><strong>Date</strong></TD> <TD WIDTH="10%" class = "BridgeRight"><strong>Length</strong></TD> <TD WIDTH="70%" class = "BridgeLeft"><strong>Title</strong></TD></TR> <TR><TD class = "BridgeCenter">05/04/2018 10:48:00</TD> <TD class = "BridgeRight">17614</TD> <TD class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF = "Notes_518_43195450.htm">Status: Personal Identity (2018 - March)</A></TD></TR> <TR><TD class = "BridgeCenter">05/01/2018 00:11:31</TD> <TD class = "BridgeRight">21399</TD> <TD class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF = "Notes_518_43105008.htm">Status: Personal Identity (2017 - 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September)</A></TD></TR> <TR><TD class = "BridgeCenter">21/07/2016 16:12:00</TD> <TD class = "BridgeRight">9314</TD> <TD class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF = "Notes_518_42572675.htm">Status: Personal Identity (2016 - June)</A></TD></TR> <TR><TD class = "BridgeCenter">05/04/2016 23:19:41</TD> <TD class = "BridgeRight">9873</TD> <TD class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF = "Notes_518_42465972.htm">Status: Personal Identity (2016 - March)</A></TD></TR> <TR><TD class = "BridgeCenter">07/01/2016 00:59:02</TD> <TD class = "BridgeRight">14575</TD> <TD class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF = "Notes_518_42376041.htm">Status: Personal Identity (2015 - December)</A></TD></TR> <TR><TD class = "BridgeCenter">07/10/2015 00:27:22</TD> <TD class = "BridgeRight">12172</TD> <TD class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF = "Notes_518_42284019.htm">Status: Personal Identity (2015 - September)</A></TD></TR> </TABLE></CENTER> <BR><HR><BR><CENTER><TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950><TR> <TH WIDTH="25%">This version updated</TH> <TH WIDTH="50%">Reference for this Topic</TH> <TH WIDTH="50%">Parent Topic</TH></TR> <TR><TD WIDTH="25%">02/07/2015 23:12:29</TD> <TD WIDTH="50%">518 (Status: Personal Identity (2015 - 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