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Philosophy: Books

Covers print and electronic resources for students of philosophy.

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How to Find Books and Journals in BobCat by Subject

BobCat can be searched for materials in philosophy with a subject search. This is done by selecting "In subject" from the drop-down menu. Library of Congress subject headings are used by BobCat and follow patterns such as these:

  • Philosophy, American
  • Philosophy, Buddhist
  • Philosophy, Chinese -- 19th century
  • Philosophy, English -- 13th century
  • History -- Philosophy
  • Law -- Philosophy
  • Science -- Philosophy

Book series can be searched for directly by selecting "title" from the drop-down menu. Noted series for the study of philosophy are:

  • Blackwell Companions to Philosophy
  • Blackwell Philosopher Dictionaries
  • Cambridge Companions to Philosophy
  • Social Theory
  • Routledge History of Philosophy

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