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  • Human Being and Identity, John Felice Rome Center University, December 2
  • Transforming Human Nature in Science, Technology and the Arts, New York Institute of Technology, Bahrain, October 21-23
  • Individuals – Individualism – Individuality, 17th International Philosophy Colloquium Evian, Evian (Lake Geneva), France, July 17-23
  • Death: its Meaning, Metaphysics and Morality, Newcastle University, July 6-7
  • Personal Identities After the Information Revolution, Department of Philosophy, University of Hertfordshire, June 17
  • Bodies of Thought: Fleshy Subjects, Embodied Minds, and Human Natures, Royal Society of Edinburgh, June 9-10

  • The Crisis of the Human Sciences: False Objectivity and the Decline of Creativity, Gulf University for Science and Technology, Kuwait, March 6-8
  • Conceptions of Personhood and their Limits: Inter/Transcultural Explorations, Department of Philosophy and Department of German, University of Mumbai, February 22-24


  • Transforming Humanity: Fantasy? Dream? Nightmare?  Conference on Biomedical Enhancements, Center for Inquiry, Penn Center for Bioethics and Penn Center for Neuroscience and Society, University of Pennsylvania, December 3
  • Diachronic Agency, Department of Philosophy, University of Bern, October 5–7
  • The Self, 62nd Annual Northwest Philosophy Conference, Department of Philosophy, Willamette University, October 1-2
  • Self, Psychoanalysis and Society in the 21st Century, Gothenburg, Sweden, July 10
  • Personal Identities, their Embodiments and Environments, Department of Philosophy, University of Hertfordshire, July 2
  • Current Topics in the Human Sciences, Technische Universität Berlin, June 18-19
  • Human Nature, Westminster Institute of Education, Oxford Brookes University, June 15-17
  • Embodied Subjectivity, Phenomenology of Consciousness and Subjectivity Research Project, School of Philosophy, University College Dublin, May 25-27
  • EROS 2010, 3rd Biennial Conference in the Human Condition Series, Nipissing University, Muskoka Campus, May 21-22
  • Who Am I Online?, University of Aarhus, May 10-11
  • Intersubjectivity and Empathy, Phenomenology of Consciousness and Subjectivity Research Project, School of Philosophy, University College Dublin and Royal Irish Academy, May 5-6

  • The Place of Psyche: Politics, Art, Nature, Department of Philosophy, Villanova University, April 23-24
  • Third International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Emotional Geographies, Hawke Research Institute, University of South Australia, April 5-7
  • Personal Identities, their Embodiments and Environments, University of Hertfordshire, February 7
  • Transcultural Memory, Department of English and Comparative Literature, Goldsmiths' College, and Centre for the Study of Cultural Memory, Institute of Germanic and Romance Studies, University of London, February 5-6, 2010
  • Intentionality, Phenomenology of Consciousness and Subjectivity Research Project, School of Philosophy, University College Dublin, February 4-5


  • The Human Nature Tradition in Anglo-Scottish Philosophy: its History and Future Prospects, Shalem Centre, Jerusalem, December 14-17
  • Situated Selves: Phenomenology, Law and Aesthetics, Conference in Honour of Christine Battersby, Department of Philosophy, University of Liverpool, October 30-31
  • The Social Construction of the Self, Alghero, Italy, September 28-29, 2009
  • Evolution, Cooperation and Rationality, Department of Philosophy, University of Bristol, September 18-20
  • Agency and Control: Philosophical and Psychological Aspects, Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, September 7
  • Atrocities, Emotions, Self, Center for Subjectivity Research, University of Copenhagen, August 27-28
  • Emotions and Machines, Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, August 21
  • Tenth International Conference on Persons, Society for Post-Critical and Personalist Studies, University of Nottingham, August 6-10
  • 10th International Conference on the Study of Persons, University of Nottingham, August 3-7
  • Conditions of Freedom, 15th International Philosophy Colloquium Evian, Evian (Lake Geneva), July 12-18
  • Thick Concepts, Department of Philosophy, University of Kent, July 3-5
  • Envisaging Death: Visual Culture and Dying, University of Birmingham, June 26

  • Perception, Experience and the Qualities of Objects, Department of Philosophy, University of Hertfordshire, June 5

  • Memory and Self-Understanding: Self-Concept – Self-Image – Self-Deception: the Role of Perception, Thinking and Memory in Self-Understanding and its Disorders, Hanse Wissenschaftskolleg Delmenhorst, June 3-5

  • XIXth Inter-University Workshop on Philosophy and Cognitive Science, Department of Philosophy of the University of Zaragoza, May 18-19

  • Understanding Human Nature: Biological Explanations and Beyond, Centre for Ethics, Center for Philosophical Psychology and Department of Philosophy, University of Antwerp, May 11
  • Consciousness and the Self, 39th Philosophy Symposium, Department of Philosophy, California State University, Fullerton, April 29-30

  • Agents and their Actions, Ratio Conference, University of Reading, April 18

  • Vulnerable Bodies, George Mason University, April 16

  • The Tenacity of the Nature/Nurture Divide, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin, March 20-21
  • Minds, Brains and Beyond: in Memory of Susan Hurley (1954-2007), University of Bristol, March 19-21
  • Vices and Disorders, Lancaster University, March 13
  • Self-Evaluation – Individual and Collective, University of Basel, January 16-18


  • Moral Psychology and Free Will, Fifth Inter-University Workshop on Mind, Art and Morality, Universidad de les Illes Balears, Spain, December 18-20
  • Persons by Convention, University of Sydney, December 16-18
  • The Post/Human Condition, Annual Conference, Australasian Society for Continental Philosophy (ASCP), University of Auckland, December 3–5
  • Love in Our World, Research Network on Love, Centre of International Politics, University of Manchester, November 27-28
  • Disorders and Coherence of the Embodied Self, University of Heidelberg, November 13-15
  • Science and Human Perspectives: Western and Russian Perspectives, Department of Philosophy, Baylor University, November 16-18
  • Identities under Construction, University of Liège, October 16–18
  • The Early Twentieth-Century Crisis in Psychology: Causes, Contexts, and Consequences, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin, October 10-12
  • 11th International Conference on Philosophy and Mental Health, International Network of Philosophy and Psychiatry, Dallas, October 6-8
  • Human Beings: Philosophical, Theological and Scientific Perspectives, Gorizia, Italy, October 2–5
  • Selfhood and Self-Annihilation, Center for Subjectivity Research, University of Copenhagen, September 26
  • Madness: Probing the Boundaries, Mansfield College, University of Oxford, September 8-10
  • Fifth Conference on the Dialogical Self, Cambridge University, August 26-29
  • Images and Intentionality, Centre for Time, University of Sydney, August 8

  • Norms and Persons: Freedom, Commitment and the Self, University of Konstanz, July 29-31
  • Normativity and the Causal Theory of Action, Department of Philosophy, University of Bristol, July 18
  • Death: What It Is and Why It Matters, Open University and University of York, July 17-18
  • The Relational and Representational Character of Perceptual Experience, Philosophy Program, Research School of the Social Sciences, Australian National University, July 17-18
  • What is Second Nature?  Reason, History, Institutions, 14th Evian Colloquium, July 13-19
  • Social Cognition and Social Narrative, Collegium / Summer School, University of San Marino, July 7-13
  • Computation and Cognitive Science, King's College, University of Cambridge, July 7-8
  • Tool Use and Causal Cognition, Department of Philosophy, University of Warwick, July 4-6
  • Intentionality and Consciousness, Department of Philosophy, University of Fribourg, July 3-5
  • Visions of the Human in Cyberculture, Cyberspace and Science Fiction, Mansfield College, University of Oxford, July 1-3
  • Consciousness, Agency, and the Will Conference, University of Edinburgh, June 28-29
  • Subjectivity: International Conference on Critical Psychology, Cultural Studies and Social Theory, School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, June 27-29
  • 34th Annual Meeting, Society for Philosophy and Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, June 26 –29

  • 16th Annual Meeting, European Society for Philosophy and Psychology, Utrecht, June 26-28

  • 12th Annual Meeting, Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness, National Taiwan University, June 19-22

  • Animal Cognition: Philosophical and Empirical Perspectives, Department of Philosophy, University of Bristol, June 18–19
  • Explanation, Reduction, and Models of Psychopathology, Department of Philosophy, University of Bristol, June 17
  • Biological Explanations of Behavior: Philosophical Perspectives, Center for Philosophy and Ethics of Science, Leibniz University of Hannover, June 12-15
  • Imagination in the Human Sciences, Human Science Research Conference 2008, Ramapo College of New Jersey, June 11-14
  • Limits of Personhood, University of Jyvaskyla, June 6-8
  • Perspectives on Intercorporeality and Intersubjectivity, University College Dublin, June 6-7
  • Human Nature and Language, Institute of Philosophy, University of London, June 5
  • Expressions of Analogy, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, New University of Lisbon and Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, May 29-31

  • The Metaphysics, Epistemology, Psychology and Neuroscience of Attention, University College Dublin, May 29-30
  • Embodiment and Identity, Centre for Research into Embodied Subjectivity, Department of Philosophy, and the Centre for Gender Studies, University of Hull, May 22-23
  • Self-Knowledge and the Self, Institute of Philosophy, University of London, May 22-23
  • The Intentionality of Phenomenology and the Phenomenology of Intentionality, International Workshop in the Philosophy of Mind and the Foundation of Cognitive Sciences, Department of Social, Quantitative and Cognitive Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, April 28-29
  • Emotions and Intentionality, Department of Analytic Philosophy, Institute of Philosophy, Czech Academy of Sciences, April 17-18
  • Varieties of Perception, Saint Louis University, April 4-5
  • Consciousness and Time, Subjective Time Collaborative Research Project , University of Edinburgh, April 2-3
  • Workshop on Personal Identity, Multiple Personality and Responsibility, Department of Philosophy, University of Dortmund, February 15-16
  • Philosophy of Psychiatry, Women in Philosophy Workshop, Lancaster University, January 10


  • Unity of the Self, Centre for Subjectivity Research, University of Copenhagen, November 29-30
  • Human and Post-Human: Cultural Origins and Futures, University of London, November 29-30

  • Self and Other in Philosophy of Mind and Neuroscience, Institute of Philosophy, University of London, November 23

  • Phenomenal Consciousness and Self-Awareness, 7th Annual Conference on the Philosophy of Consciousness, Centre for Philosophical Psychology, University of Antwerp, November 22

  • Metaphysics and Mind, Queen's University Belfast, November 9-10

  • Cognition: Embodied, Embedded, Enactive, Extended, University of Central Florida, October 21-23

  • Recognition and Work, Centre for Research on Social Inclusion, Maquarie University, October 15-17

  • Perception and Content: Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives, Stockholm University, September 21-22

  • Between the Human and the Post-Human: Technology and Humanity, Science Technology Culture Research Group, University of Nottingham, September 19

  • First Person Authority: its Nature, Source, Limits and Use, Universität Duisburg-Essen, September 10-13

  • Human Mind, Human Kind, Department of Psychology, University of Aarhus, August 15-18

  • Ninth International Conference on Persons, University of North Carolina, Asheville, July 31-August 4

  • Narrative  Alternatives to Theories of Mind, Centre for Normativity and Narrative, University of Hertfordshire, July 12-15

  • 23rd Annual Conference, International Society for Research on Emotion (ISRE), University of Queensland, July 11-15

  • 15th Annual Meeting, European Society for Philosophy and Psychology, Department of Philosophy, University of Geneva, July 9-12

  • Perception, Action, and Consciousness: Sensorimotor Dynamics and Dual Vision, Department of Philosophy, University of Bristol, July 1-3

  • Theoretical Psychology Beyond Borders: Transdisciplinarity and Internationalisation, International Society of Theoretical Psychology, York University in Toronto, June 18-22

  • Emotions, Instituto de Investigaciones Filosóficas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, June 18-20

  • Connected Minds: Cognition and Interaction in the Social World, Université de Quebec à Montréal, June 15-17

  • 33rd Annual Meeting, Society for Philosophy and Psychology, York University, Toronto, June 14-17

  • Brains and Persons (With a Main Focus on Austrian Philosophy), 8th Congress, Austrian Society of Philosophy, June 7-9

  • Human Being in Contemporary Philosophical Conceptions, 4th International Conference, Volgograd State University, May 28-31

  • 17th Interuniversity Workshop in Philosophy and Cognitive Science, Human Cognition and Evolution Group, University of the Balearic Islands, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, May 24-26

  • Understanding Minds, Institute for Advanced Studies, Lancaster University, May 18

  • Concepts: Content and Constitution, Department of Philosophy, University of Copenhagen, May 11-12

  • Selfhood, Normativity and Control, Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands, May 10-11

  • Moral Emotions about Risky Technologies, Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, Delft University of Technology, May 3-4

  • Emotions, Department of Philosophy, Universiteit Antwerpen, April 26-27

  • Understanding Other Minds and Moral Agency, College of the Holy Cross, April 19-21

  • Identity Formation, School of Languages, Linguistics and Cultures, University of Manchester, April 4
  • Telling Bodies: Practices, Discourses, Looks, First International Body and Textuality Conference, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain, March 26-30

  • Emotion, Rationality and Value: Themes from the work of Ronald de Sousa, University of Manchester, March 15-16

  • Emotions, Ethics, and Adaptation, University of Manchester, March 14

  • Consciousness Without Reference: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Hallucination, Imagination, and Dream, Fifth Düsseldorf Workshop on Philosophy and Cognitive Science, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf, February 12-16



  • Emotions over Time: Ancient Pathê and Modern Sentiments: a Comparative Approach, Department of History and Archaeology, University of Crete, December 9-10

  • The MIND Project: Intersections of Philosophy, Human Science, and Humanities in the Journal Mind, 1876-1920, Department of Science and Technology in Society and Department of Philosophy, Virginia Tech University, December 2-4

  • Revelation and Humility: Our Knowledge of Mental and Physical Properties, Centre for Consciousness, Australian National University, November 18

  • Person and Society: Perspectives for the Twenty-First Century, Faculty of Philosophy (Braga), Catholic University of Portugal, November 17-19

  • Bodies Past, Birkbeck College, University of London, November 11-12

  • The Future of Memory: an International Holocaust and Trauma Studies Conference, Department of English, Manchester Metropolitan University, Institute for Social, Cultural and Policy Research, University of Salford, and Department of French Studies, University of Manchester November 10-12

  • Mental Processes: Representing and Inferring, Facoltà di Lettere e filosofia, Universita di Genoa, October 19-21

  • Examining Folk Psychology: How Minds Understand Other Minds, Department of Philosophy, York University, Toronto, September 24
  • Reconstructing Consciousness, Mind and Being, Consciousness and Experiential Psychology Section, British Psychological Society, St. Anne's College, University of Oxford, September 16-18.

  • Esprit - Science - Métaphysique, Centre National de Recherches Scientifiques, Ramatuelle (Cote d'Azure), September 10-16

  • Phenomenology and Psychiatry for the 21st Century, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College, University of London, September 5-6

  • Pensamiento, lenguaje y acción, Departamento de filosofia, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, September 1-3

  • Towards a Science of Consciousness: Methodological and Conceptual Issues, University of Copenhagen, August 17-20

  • Thirteenth Annual Meeting, European Society for Philosophy and Psychology, University of Lund, August 11-15

  • Eighth International Conference on Persons, University of Cardinal Stefan Wysznski, Warsaw, August 9-12

  • Embodiment and Environment, Westminister Institute, Oxford Brookes University, July 5-8

  • Post-Cognitivist Psychology 2005, Department of Psychology, the Centre for Applied Social Psychology (CASP) and the British Psychological Society (Scottish Branch), University of Strathclyde, July 4-6

  • Beyond the Pale, International Critical Psychology Conference 2005, University of Kwazulu Natal, June 28-July 1

  • Ninth Annual Conference, Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness, California Institute of Technology, June 24-27

  • Neurophilosophy: the State of the Art, McDonnell Project in Philosophy and the Neurosciences, California Institute of Technology, June 18-23

  • The Unity of Reason, Department of Philosophy, St. Andrews University, June 18-20

  • Identity and Culture, Group for Cultural Studies in Turkey and Department of Western Languages and Literatures, Boðaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey, June 14-17

  • Reasoning, Models and Causes: Conference in Honour of Nancy Cartwright's 60th Birthday, Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London, June 13

  • The Interactive Mind, Abden House, Pollock Halls, University of Edinburgh. June 10-11

  • 31st Annual Meeting, Society for Philosophy and Psychology, Wake Forest University, June 9-12

  • Disjunctivism: Perception, Action, Knowledge, Centre for the Study of Perceptual Experience, Department of Philosophy, University of Glasgow, June 4-5

  • Perception Then and Now, Department of Philosophy, University of Western Ontario, May 7

  • Philosophical Anthropology: Reviewed and Renewed, Department of Philosophy, University of Notre Dame, May 6-9

  • Ninth International Colloquium on Cognitive Science, Dept. of Logic and Philosophy of Science, University of the Basque Country, May 4-7

  • Body Modification Mark II, Department of Critical and Cultural Studies, Macquarie University, April 21-23

  • Intelligence and Interaction in Animals, Robots and Agents, AISB 2005, University of Hertfordshire, April 12-15

  • Next Generation Approaches to Machine Consciousness: Imagination, Development, Intersubjectivity, and Embodiment, University of Hertfordshire, April 12-13

  • Distributed Cognition and the Will: Individual Volition and Social Context, Second Conference of the Mind and World Working Group, University of Alabama at Birmingham, March 18 - March 21

  • Self-Representational Approaches to Consciousness, Center for Consciousness Studies, University of Arizona, March 18-21

  • Mental Action, Philosophy Programme, University of London, March 18

  • Self-Knowledge, Department of Philosophy, University of Manchester, March 5

  • Perception and the External World, Centre for Consciousness, Australian National University, February 24

  • The Nature of Consciousnesss, Department of Philosophy, University of Edinburgh, February 9

  • Concepts and Conceptual Analysis, Centre for Consciousness, Australian National University, January 20-21

  • Phenomenology, Intersubjectivity, and Theory of Mind, International Association for Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences, University of Central Florida, January 14-15












  • Philippe Ariès (1914 - 1984)


Book Series:

  • Peter Lang: Studies in Cultural Identity (ed. H. Chambers)


  • Anthologies:

    • Human Being:

      • Abel, Donald C., ed.  Theories of Human Nature: Classical and Contemporary Readings.  New York: McGraw-Hill Humanities / Social Sciences / Languages, 1991.

      • Brown, Hunter, Dennis L. Hudecki, Leonard A. Kennedy, and John J. Snyder, eds.  Images of the Human: the Philosophy of the Human Person in a Religious Context.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1995.
      • Loptson, Peter, ed.  Readings on Human Nature.  Peterborough: Broadview, 1997.

      • Malpas, Jeff, and Robert C. Solomon, eds.  Death and Philosophy.  London: Routledge, 1998.

      • Stevenson, Leslie Forster, ed.  The Study of Human Nature: Readings.  Oxford: OUP, 1999.

    • The Body:

      • Bermúdez, José, Naomi Eilan, and Anthony Marcel, eds.  The Body and the Self.  Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1995.
      • Campbell, Sue, Letitia Meynell, and Susan Sherwin, eds.  Embodiment and Agency.  University Park: Penn State UP, 2009.
      • O'Farrell, Clare, et al., eds.  Taught Bodies,  New York: Peter Lang, 2000.
      • Proudfoot, Mike, ed.  The Philosophy of Body.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2003.

      • Savulescu, Julian, and Nick Bostrom, eds.  Human Enhancement.  Oxford: OUP, 2009.

      • Scott, Sue, and David Morgan, eds.  Body Matters: Essays on the Sociology of the Body.  London: Routledge, 1993.

      • Selzer, Jack, and Sharon Crowley, eds.  Rhetorical Bodies.  Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 1999.

      • Sheets-Johnstone, Maxine, ed.  The Corporeal Turn: an Interdisciplinary Reader.  Exeter: Imprint, 2009.

      • Welton, Donn, ed.  Body and Flesh: a Philosophical Reader.  Oxford: Blackwell, 1998.

      • Welton, Donn, ed.  The Body: Classic and Contemporary Readings.  Oxford: Blackwell, 1999.

      • Wilson, James C., and Cynthia Lewiecki-Wilson, eds.  Embodied Rhetorics: Disability in Language and Culture.  Carbondale: Southern Illinois UP, 2001.

    • Brain / Mind:

    • Perception:

    • Self:

      • Alcoff, Linda, and Eduardo Mendieta, eds.  Identities: Race, Class, Gender, and Nationality.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2003.

      • Anderson, Margaret, and Patricia Hill Collins, eds.  Race, Class, and Gender: an Anthology.  Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, 1991.

      • Atkins, Kim, and Catriona Mackenzie, eds.  Practical Identity and Narrative Agency.  London: Routledge, 2008.
      • Atkins, Kim, ed.  Self and Subjectivity.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2004.
      • Baker, Mark C., and Stewart Goetz, eds.  The Soul Hypothesis: Investigations into the Existence of the Soul.  London: Continuum, 2011.
      • Brockmeier, Jens, and Donald Carbough, eds.  Narrative and Identity: Studies in Autobiography, Self, and Culture.  Amsterdam: Benjamins, 2001.
      • Cadava, Eduardo, Peter Connor, and Jean-Luc Nancy, eds.  Who Comes After the Subject?  London: Routledge, 1991.
      • Carrithers, Michael, Steven Collins, and Steven Lukes, eds.  The Category of the Person: Anthropology, Philosophy, History.  Cambridge: CUP, 1985. 

      • Copjec, Joan, ed.  Supposing the Subject.  London: Verso, 1994.
      • Critchley, Simon, and Peter Dews, eds.  Deconstructive Subjectivities.  Albany: SUNY Press, 1996.
      • Du Gay, Paul, Jessica Evans, and Peter Redman, eds.  Identity: a Reader.  London: Sage, 2000.

      • Gates, Henry Louis, and Kwame Anthony Appiah, eds.  Identities.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1995.

      • Hall, Stuart, and Paul Du Gay, eds.  Questions of Cultural Identity.  London: Sage, 1996.

      • Heller, Thomas C., Morton Sosna, and David E. Wellbery, eds.  Reconstructing Individuality: Autonomy, Individuality and the Self in Western Thought.  Stanford: Stanford UP, 1986.

      • Henriques, Julian, Wendy Hollway, C. Urwin, Couze Venn, and Valerie Walkerdine, eds.  Changing the Subject: Psychology, Social Regulation and SubjectivityLondon: Routledge, 1983.  Rpt. 1998.

      • Hollway, Wendy, and T. Jefferson.  Doing Qualitative Research Differently: Free Association, Narrative and the Interview Method.  London: Sage, 2000.

      • Porter, Roy, ed.  Rewriting the Self: Histories from the Renaissance to the Present.  London: Routledge, 1997.

      • Rutherford, Jonathan, ed.  Identity: Community, Culture, Difference.  London: Lawrence and Wishart, 1990.

      • Shotter, J., and Kenneth J. Gergen, eds.  Texts of Identity.  London: Sage, 1989.

      • Siderits, Mark, Evan Thompson, and Dan Zahavi, eds.  Self, No-Self?  Perspectives from Analytical, Phenomenological, and Indian TraditionsOxford: OUP, 2011.

      • Simms, Karl, ed.  Ethics And the Subject.  Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1997.

      • Simms, Karl, ed.  Language and the Subject.  Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1997.

      • Simpson, David, ed.  Subject to History: Ideology, Class, Gender.  Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1991.

      • Strawson, Galen, ed.  The Self?Oxford: Blackwell, 2005.

      • Weiss, Dennis, ed.  Interpreting Man.  Aurora, CO: Davies Group Publishers, 2003.

      • Zahavi, Dan, ed.  Hidden Resources: Classical Perspectives on Subjectivity.  Exeter: Imprint Academic, 2004.

      • Zahavi, Dan, Rhoe Grunbaum, and Josef Parnas, eds.  The Structure And Development of Self-Consciousness: Interdisciplinary Perspectives.  Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2004.

      • Zahavi, Dan, ed.  Exploring the Self: Philosophical and Psychopathological Perspectives on Self-Experience.  Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2000.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • Human Being:

      • Ariès, Philippe.  L'Homme devant la mort.  Paris: Seuil, 1977.

      • Ariès, Philippe.  L’Enfant et la vie familiale sous l’ancien régime.  Paris: Plon, 1960.

        • Centuries of Childhood: a Social History of Family Life.  Trans. Robert Baldick.  New York: , 1962.

      • Belshaw, Christopher.  Annihilation: the Sense and Significance of Death.  Chesham: Acumen, 2009.

      • Bradley, Ben.  Well-Being and Death.  Oxford: OUP, 2009.

      • Bruns, Gerald L.  On Ceasing to Be Human.  Stanford: Stanford UP, 2010.
      • Buchanan, Allen.  Beyond Humanity?Oxford: OUP, 2011.
      • Clark, Mary E.  In Search of Human Nature.  London: Routledge, 2002.
      • Habermas, Jurgen.  The Future of Human Nature.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2003. 

      • Ireton, Sean.  An Ontological Study of Death: from Hegel to Heidegger.  Pittsburgh: Duquesne UP, 2008.

      • Johnston, Mark.  "Human Beings."  Journal of Philosophy 84.2 (1987): 59-83.

      • Kekes, John.  The Human Condition.  Oxford: OUP, 2010.

      • Luper, Steven.  The Philosophy of Death.  Cambridge: CUP, 2009.

      • May, Todd.  Death.  Cheshire: Acumen, 2009.

      • Meyer, Michel.  Le Philosophe et les passions: Esquisse d'une histoire de la nature humaine.  Paris: Hachette, 1991.

        • Philosophy and the Passions: Towards a History of Human Nature.  University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 2000.

        • Sampson, E. E.  Celebrating the Other: a Dialogic Account of Human Nature.  Boulder, CO: Westview, 1993.

      • Olafson, Frederick A.  What is a Human Being?  A Heideggerian View.  Cambridge: CUP, 1995.

      • Prado, C. G.  Choosing to Die: Elective Death and Multiculturalism.  Cambridge: CUP, 2008.

      • Schumacher, Bernard.  Death and Mortality in Contemporary Philosophy.  Cambridge: CUP, 2010.

      • Smith, Christian.  What is a Person?  Rethinking Humanity, Social Life, and the Moral Good from the Person Up.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2010.

    • The Body:

      • Bayne, Tim, and Neil Levy.  "Amputees by Choice: Body Integrity, Identity Disorder and the Ethics of Amputation."  Journal of Applied Philosophy 22.1 (2005): .

      • Houck, Davis W., and Amos Kiewe.  FDR's Body Politics: the Rhetoric of Disability.  College Station: Texas A&M, 2003.
      • Ingram, Penelope.  The Signifying Body: Toward an Ethics of Sexual and Racial Difference.  Albany: SUNY Press, 2008.
      • Inahara, Minae.  Abject Love: Undoing the Boundaries of Physical Disability.  BOD, 2009.
      • Lang, Berel.  Mind's Bodies: Thought in the Act.  Albany: SUNY Press, 1995.
      • Laqueur, Thomas.  Making Sex: Body and Gender from the Greeks to Freud. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 1990.
      • Martin, Emily.  Flexible Bodies.  Boston: Beacon, 1995.
      • Stratton, Jon.  The Desirable Body: Cultural Fetishism and the Erotics of Consumption.  Chicago: U of Illinois P, 2001.
    • Brain / Mind:

    • Perception:

    • Self:

      • Anderson, Dana.  Identity’s Strategy: Rhetorical Selves in Conversion.  Columbia: U of South Carolina P, 2007.

      • Atkins, Kim.  Narrative Identity and Moral Identity: a Practical Perspective.  London: Routledge, 2008.

      • Bourbon, Brett.  Finding a Replacement for the Soul: Mind and Meaning in Literature and Philosophy.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 2004.

      • Brison, S. J.  Aftermath: Violence and the Remaking of the Self.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 2001.
      • Cavell, Marcia.  Becoming a Subject.  Oxford: OUP, 2006.

      • Caws, Peter.  "Identity: Cultural, Transcultural and Multicultural."  Multiculturalism: a Critical Reader.  Oxford: Blackwell, 1994.  371-387.

      • Christman, John.  The Politics of Persons: Individual Autonomy and Socio-Historical Selves.  Cambridge: CUP, 2009.
      • Cushman, Philip.  Constructing the Self, Constructing America: a Cultural History of Psychotherapy.  Boulder, CO: Perseus, 1995.
        Dallmayr, Fred.  Twilight of Subjectivity: Contributions to a Post-Individualist Theory of Politics.  Amherst: U of Massachusetts P, 1981.
      • DeGrazia, David.  Human Identity and Bioethics.  Cambridge: CUP, 2005.

      • De Munck, Victor C.  Culture, Self, and Meaning.  Waveland, 2000.

      • Freeman, Mark.  "Theory Beyond Theory."  Theory and Psychology 10.1 (2000): 71-77.
      • Fruchtl, Josef. 

        • The Impertinent Self: a Heroic History of Modernity.  Trans. Sarah Kirkby.  Stanford: Stanford UP, 2009.

      • Giddens, Anthony.  Modernity and Self-Identity: Self and Society in the Late Modern Age.  Stanford: Stanford UP, 1991.

      • Gillett, Grant.  Subjectivity and Being Somebody: Human Identity and Neuroethics.  Exeter: Imprint Academic, 2008.

      • Guignon, Charles B.  On Being Authentic.  London: Routledge, 2004.

      • Hans, James S.  The Site of our Lives: the Self and the Subject from Emerson to Foucault.  Albany: SUNY Press, 1995.
      • Heller-Roazen, Daniel.  The Inner Touch: Archaeology of a Sensation.  Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2007.

      • Ismael, J. T.  The Situated Self.  Oxford: OUP, 2007.

      • Jacques, Francis.  1982.

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    • Human Being:

    • The Body:

      • Blakemore, Colin, and Sheila Jennett, eds.  Oxford Companion to the Body.  Oxford: OUP, 2001.
    • Brain / Mind:

    • Perception:

    • Self:

      • Ashmore, Richard D., and Lee Jussim, eds.  Self and Identity: Fundamental Issues.  Oxford: OUP, 1997.
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      • Loptson, Peter.  Theories of Human Nature.  Peterborough: Broadview, 1995.

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    • The Body:

    • Brain / Mind:

    • Perception:

    • Self:

      • Burwood, Stephen.  The Self.  Chesham: Acumen, 2004.

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      • May, Todd.  Our Practices, our Selves, or, What it Means to be Human.  University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 2001.

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      • Morris, Colin.  The Discovery of the Individual, 1050-1200.  Toronto: U of Toronto P, 1972.

      • Seigel, Jerrold E.  The Idea of the Self: Thought and Experience in Western Europe since the Seventeenth Century.  Cambridge: CUP, 2005.
      • Silverman, Kaja.  The Subject of Semiotics.  Oxford: OUP, 1983.

      • Smith, Paul.  Discerning the Subject.  Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1987.

      • Williams, Caroline.  "The Discursive Construction of the Subject."  Contemporary French Philosophy: Modernity and the Persistence of the Subject.  London: Athlone, 2001.  152-189.

      • Wurgraft, Lewis D.  "Identity in World History: a Postmodern Perspective."  World History: Ideologies, Structures and Identities.  Ed. Philip Pomper, Richard H. Elphick, and Richard T. Vann.  179-196.







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