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Todman (Theo) Thesis - Life After Death Paper Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
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References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Bacchiocchi (Samuele) Immortality or Resurrection? A Biblical Study on Human Nature and Destiny Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Bacchiocchi (Samuele) - Immortality or Resurrection? A Biblical Study on Human Nature and Destiny 1%
Bacchiocchi (Samuele) Immortality or Resurrection? A Biblical Study on Human Nature and Destiny Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Bacchiocchi (Samuele) - Immortality or Resurrection? A Biblical Study Human Nature and Destiny, 2001 2%
Badham (Paul) Christian Beliefs About Life After Death Book - Referenced Low Quality Abstract Badham (Paul) - Christian Beliefs About Life After Death 1%
Badham (Paul) Christian Beliefs About Life After Death Paper - By Subtopic Badham (Paul) - Christian Beliefs About Life After Death 3%
Badham (Paul) & Badham (Linda) Immortality or Extinction Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Badham (Paul) & Badham (Linda) - Immortality or Extinction 5%
Badham (Paul) & Badham (Linda) Immortality or Extinction Paper - By Subtopic Badham (Paul) & Badham (Linda) - Immortality or Extinction, Chapter 8 No
Badham (Paul) & Badham (Linda) Immortality or Extinction: Introduction Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Badham (Paul) & Badham (Linda) - Immortality or Extinction, Introduction Yes
Badham (Paul) & Badham (Linda) The Meaning of Resurrection, Immortality and Eternal Life Paper - By Subtopic Badham (Paul) & Badham (Linda) - Immortality or Extinction, Chapter 2 No
Barr (James) The Garden of Eden and the Hope of Immortality Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Barr (James) - The Garden of Eden and the Hope of Immortality 14%
Barr (James) The Garden of Eden and the Hope of Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Barr (James) - The Garden of Eden and the Hope of Immortality 64%
Beet (Joseph Agar) The Immortality of the Soul: A Protest Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Beet (Joseph Agar) - The Immortality of the Soul: A Protest No
Beet (Joseph Agar) The Immortality of the Soul: A Protest Paper - By Subtopic Beet (Joseph Agar) - The Immortality of the Soul: A Protest No
Bostock (David) The Soul and Immortality in Plato's Phaedo Paper - Cited Fine - Plato 2 - Ethics, Politics, Religion and the Soul No
Burley (Mikel) Atheism and the gift of death Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 48, No. 4 (December 2012), pp. 533-546 No
Burley (Mikel) Immortality and Boredom: A Response to Wisnewski Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, Vol. 65, No. 2 (Apr., 2009) (pp. 77-85) 11%
Burley (Mikel) Immortality and Meaning: Reflections on the Makropulos Debate Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Philosophy / Volume 84 / Issue 04 / October 2009, pp 529-547 No
Cave (Stephen) Everlasting glory Paper - Cited Aeon, 19 December, 2014 Yes
Cave (Stephen) Remember Herostratus Paper - Cited Aeon, 17 September, 2012 Yes
Clark (Andy) & Kuhn (Robert Lawrence) Aeon: Video - Andy Clark - Virtual immortality Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Aeon, 19 August, 2019 Yes
Corcoran (Kevin), Ed. Soul, Body and Survival: Essays on the Metaphysics of Human Persons Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Corcoran (Kevin), Ed. - Soul, Body and Survival: Essays on the Metaphysics of Human Persons 12%
Cullmann (Oscar) Immortality of the Soul or Resurrection of the Dead? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Penelhum (Terence) - Immortality, 1973 11%
Donnelly (John), Ed. Language, Metaphysics and Death: A Metaphysical Reader Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Donnelly (John), Ed. - Language, Metaphysics and Death: A Metaphysical Reader 3%
Edwards (Paul) Dr. Kubler-Ross, Dr. Moody, and the New Immortality Movement Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Reincarnation: A Critical Examination, 2002, Chapter 11 Yes
Edwards (Paul) Immortality: Bibliographical Essay Paper - By Subtopic Edwards - Immortality, pp, 316-337 No
Edwards (Paul) Immortality: Introduction Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Edwards - Immortality, pp, 1-72 12%
Edwards (Paul) Reincarnation: A Critical Examination Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Edwards (Paul), Ed. Immortality Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Edwards (Paul), Ed. - Immortality 4%
Fine (Gail), Ed. Plato 2 - Ethics, Politics, Religion and the Soul Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Bibliographical details to be supplied No
Flew (Antony) Merely Mortal? Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Flew (Antony) - Merely Mortal? 2%
Flew (Antony) Plato (i): From Preexistence to Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Flew - Merely Mortal? 2000, Chapter 2 No
Flew (Antony) Plato (ii): Attempted Proofs of Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Flew - Merely Mortal? 2000, Chapter 3 No
Forrest (Peter) The Tree of Life: Agency and Immortality in a Metaphysics Inspired by Quantum Theory Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Van Inwagen (Peter) & Zimmerman (Dean) - Persons: Human and Divine 7%
Geach (Peter) Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Edwards - Immortality, pp, 225-234 No
Gillman (Neil) The Death Of Death: Resurrection and Immortality in Jewish Thought Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Gillman (Neil) - The Death Of Death: Resurrection and Immortality in Jewish Thought 1%
Gillman (Neil) The Death Of Death: Resurrection and Immortality in Jewish Thought Paper - By Subtopic Gillman (Neil) - Death Of Death: Resurrection and Immortality in Jewish Thought 2%
Grossman (Lev), Kurzweil (Ray) 2045: The Year Man Becomes Immortal Paper - Cited Time Magazine, February 21, 2011 Yes
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: C-F Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) - Aeon: C-F 51%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: C-F Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 51%
Harris (John) Clones, Genes and Immortality: Ethics and Genetics Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Harris (John) - Clones, Genes and Immortality: Ethics and Genetics 1%
Hick (John) Death and Eternal Life Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Hick (John) - Death and Eternal Life 1%
Hume (David) Doubts About Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Two Essays on Suicide and Immortality; Rowe & Wainwright - Philosophy of Religion No
Hume (David) Of the Immortality of the Soul Paper - By Subtopic Edwards - Immortality No
Hume (David) On the Immortality of the Soul Paper - By Subtopic Hume (David) - 5 Essays No
James (William) Consciousness, the Brain and Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Edwards - Immortality, pp, 282-291 No
Johnston (Mark) Surviving Death Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Johnston (Mark) - Surviving Death 13%
Kagan (Shelly) Death Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied Yes
Kagan (Shelly) Immortality Part II; The value of life, Part I Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Open Yale Courses, 2007 Yes
Kagan (Shelly) Plato, Part II: Arguments for the immortality of the soul Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Open Yale Courses, 2007 Yes
Kagan (Shelly) Plato, Part III: Arguments for the immortality of the soul (cont.) Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Open Yale Courses, 2007 Yes
Kagan (Shelly) Plato, Part IV: Arguments for the immortality of the soul (cont.) Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Open Yale Courses, 2007 Yes
Kagan (Shelly) The badness of death, Part III; Immortality, Part I Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Open Yale Courses, 2007 Yes
Levine (Michael P.) What Does Death Have to Do with the Meaning of Life? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 23, No. 4 (Dec., 1987) (pp. 457-465) 11%
MacIntosh (J.J.) Reincarnation, Closest Continuers, and The Three Card Trick: A Reply To Noonan And Daniels Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 28, pp. 235-251. 1992 13%
MacIntosh (J.J.) The Impossibility of Kantian Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Dialogue 19 - Issue 2 - June 1980, pp. 219-234 7%
Martin (L. Michael) & Augustine (Keith) The Myth of an Afterlife: The Case against Life After Death Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Martin (L. Michael) & Augustine (Keith) - The Myth of an Afterlife: The Case against Life After Death 15%
Merricks (Trenton) How to Live Forever Without Saving Your Soul: Physicalism and Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Corcoran - Soul, Body and Survival, Chapter 11 No
Mill (John Stuart) Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Edwards - Immortality, pp, 172-176 No
Moore (Adrian W.) Williams, Nietzsche, and the Meaninglessness of Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Mind, 115, Number 458, April 2006, pp. 311-330(20) 6%
Murray (Michael J.) & Rea (Michael) An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Murray (Michael J.) & Rea (Michael) - An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion No
Murray (Michael J.) & Rea (Michael) Mind, body, and immortality Paper - By Subtopic Murray (Michael) & Rea (Michael) - An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion, Chapter 9 No
Nussbaum (Martha) Mortal Immortals: Lucretius on Death and the Voice of Nature Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, Vol. 50, No. 2 (Dec., 1989) (pp. 303-351) 5%
O'Hear (Anthony), Ed. Philosophy - 81/317 (July 2006) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) O'Hear (Anthony), Ed. - Philosophy - 81/317 (July 2006) 2%
Penelhum (Terence) Immortality: Introduction Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Penelhum (Terence) - Immortality, 1973 Yes
Penelhum (Terence), Ed. Immortality Book - Cited Penelhum (Terence), Ed. - Immortality 7%
Penny (Michael) Immortality! When? Book - Cited Penny (Michael) - Immortality! When? No
Perrett (Roy W.) Death and Immortality Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Perrett (Roy W.) - Death and Immortality 3%
Perrett (Roy W.) Death and Immortality: Introduction Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Perrett - Death and Immortality - 1987, Introduction 33%
Perrett (Roy W.) Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Perrett - Death and Immortality - 1987, Chapter 5 No
Perrett (Roy W.) Regarding Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 22, No. 2 (Jun., 1986), pp. 219-233 8%
Perry (John) A Dialogue on Personal Identity and Immortality Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Perry (John) - A Dialogue on Personal Identity and Immortality Yes
Perry (John) A Dialogue on Personal Identity and Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Perry - A Dialogue on Personal Identity and Immortality Yes
Phillips (D.Z.) Death and Immortality Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Phillips (D.Z.) - Death and Immortality 2%
Phillips (D.Z.) Death and Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Phillips (D.Z.) - Death and Immortality 3%
Plato, Gallop (David) Phaedo Book - Referenced Low Quality Abstract Plato, Gallop (David) - Phaedo 30%
Preston (Ted M.) & Dixon (Scott) Who Wants to Live Forever? Immortality, Authenticity, and Living Forever in the Present Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, Vol. 61, No. 2 (Apr., 2007) (pp. 99-117) 6%
Rowe (William L.) & Wainwright (William J.) Death and Immortality: Introduction Paper - By Subtopic Rowe & Wainwright - Philosophy of Religion No
Rowe (William L.) & Wainwright (William), Eds. Philosophy of Religion Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Rowe (William L.) & Wainwright (William), Eds. - Philosophy of Religion 5%
Salmond (Stewart D.F.) The Christian Doctrine of Immortality Book - Cited Salmond (Stewart D.F.) - The Christian Doctrine of Immortality No
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Shoemaker (David) - Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction Yes
Shoemaker (David) Personal Identity and Immortality Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Shoemaker (David) - Personal Identity and Ethics: A Brief Introduction, 2009, Chapter 1 Yes
Shoemaker (Sydney) Identity, Cause and Mind Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Shoemaker (Sydney) - Identity, Cause and Mind 5%
Shoemaker (Sydney) Immortality and Dualism Paper - By Subtopic Shoemaker - Identity, Cause and Mind No
Sorensen (Roy) A Séance with an Immortal Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy, Vol. 81, No. 317 (Jul., 2006), pp. 395-416 11%
Sorensen (Roy) The Cheated God: Death and Personal Time Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Analysis, Vol. 65, No. 2 (Apr., 2005), pp. 119-125 17%
Steele (Hunter) Could Body-bound Immortality be Liveable? Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Mind, New Series, Vol. 85, No. 339 (Jul., 1976) (pp. 424-427) 17%
Strauss (Jonathan) After Death Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Diacritics, Vol. 30, No. 3, Post-Mortem: The State of Death as a Modern Construct (Autumn, 2000) (pp. 90-94+96-104) 8%
Suits (David B.) Why Death Is Not Bad for the One Who Died Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract American Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. 38, No. 1 (Jan., 2001), pp. 69-84 No
Sutherland (Stewart R.) Immortality and Resurrection Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 3, No. 1 (1967), pp. 377-389 25%
Tipler (Frank) Comparison of the Heaven Predicted by Modern Physics With the Afterlife Hoped For by the Great World Religions Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 11 No
Tipler (Frank) Conclusion: Theology as a Branch of Physics Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 13 No
Tipler (Frank) Determinism in Classical General Relativity and in Quantum Mechanics Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 5 No
Tipler (Frank) How Free Will Can Arise from Quantum Cosmological Mechanisms Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 7 No
Tipler (Frank) Physics Near the Final State: The Classical Omega Point Theory Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 4 No
Tipler (Frank) Progress Against the Eternal Return and the Heat Death Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 3 No
Tipler (Frank) The Omega Point and the Physical Universe Necessarily Exist Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 8 No
Tipler (Frank) The Omega Point Theory and Christianity Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 12 No
Tipler (Frank) The Physics of Immortality: Appendix for Scientists Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Appendix No
Tipler (Frank) The Physics of Immortality: Introduction Paper - By Subtopic Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Introduction No
Tipler (Frank) The Physics of Immortality: Modern Cosmology, God and the Resurrection of the Dead Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Tipler (Frank) - The Physics of Immortality: Modern Cosmology, God and the Resurrection of the Dead 2%
Tipler (Frank) The Physics of Immortality: Preface Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Preface 33%
Tipler (Frank) The Physics of Resurrection of the Dead to Eternal Life Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 9 No
Tipler (Frank) The Quantum Version of the Omega Point Theory Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 6 No
Tipler (Frank) The Ultimate Limits of Space Travel Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 2 No
Tipler (Frank) What Happens After the Resurrection: Heaven, Hell, and Purgatory Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Tipler - Physics of Immortality, Chapter 10 No
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Unamuno (Miguel De), Flitch (Crawford J. E.) The Tragic Sense of Life Book - Referenced Medium Quality Abstract Unamuno (Miguel De), Flitch (Crawford J. E.) - The Tragic Sense of Life 2%
Van Inwagen (Peter) & Zimmerman (Dean) Persons: Human and Divine Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Van Inwagen (Peter) & Zimmerman (Dean) - Persons: Human and Divine 3%
Voltaire The Soul, Identity and Immortality Paper - By Subtopic Edwards - Immortality, pp, 141-147 No
Wetzel (James) Infinite Return: Two Ways of Wagering with Pascal Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Religious Studies, Vol. 29, No. 2 (Jun., 1993) (pp. 139-149) 11%
Wickes (Roland) The Path to Immortality Book - By Subtopic Wickes (Roland) - The Path to Immortality No
Williams (Bernard) Problems of the Self Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 37%
Williams (Bernard) The Makropulos Case: Reflections on the Tedium of Immortality Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Williams - Problems of the Self Yes
Wisnewski (J. Jeremy) Is the Immortal Life Worth Living? Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, Vol. 58, No. 1 (Aug., 2005) (pp. 27-36) 11%



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