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Kristin Seemuth Whaley
Graceland University
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    Are We Animals? Animalism and Personal Identity.Kristin Seemuth Whaley - 2021 - 1000-Word Philosophy: An Introductory Anthology.
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  2. Immaterialist Solutions to Puzzles in Personal Ontology.Kristin Seemuth Whaley - 2017 - Dissertation, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    What are we? Despite much discussion in historical and contemporary philosophy, we have not yet settled on an answer. A satisfactory personal ontology, an account of our metaphysical nature, will be informed by issues in the metaphysics of material objects. In the dissertation, I target two prominent materialist ontologies: animalism, the view that we are numerically identical to human organisms, and constitutionalism, the view that we are constituted by, but not identical to, human organisms. Because of the problems that arise (...)
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    Morality and Religion.Kristin Seemuth Whaley - 2019 - In Noah Levin (ed.), Philosophy of Western Religions: An Open Educational Resource. Huntington Beach, CA, USA: pp. 173-178.
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    Too Many Animals, Too Many Thinkers.Kristin Seemuth Whaley - manuscript
    Animalism, the thesis that each of us is a human animal, is a prominent materialist account of what we are. Animalism is often motivated by an attractive line of reasoning, the Thinking Animal Argument. And, independently, animalism has been challenged by appeals to a metaphysical puzzle, the problem of the many. In this paper, I draw attention to the relationship between the Thinking Animal Argument and the problem of the many. I further argue that in virtue of this relationship, animalists (...)
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    What Do We Do About Religious Disagreements?Kristin Seemuth Whaley - 2019 - In Noah Levin (ed.), Philosophy of Western Religions: An Open Educational Resource. Huntington Beach, CA, USA: pp. 164-168.
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