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Philosophy: Home

Philosophy Resources

The purpose of this guide is to lead the beginning researcher to the most important and useful sources in the McCarthy Library's Reference Collection and online for the study of philosophy.  Use the tabs along the top to peruse both print and digital sources.  The list of sources is not exhaustive; please consult with a Reference Librarian for additional suggestions.

   There are many specializations within the study of Philosophy.  These include:

Aesthetics
Ancient Philosophy
Epistemology, Metaphysics, Science
Ethics & Value Theory
Language & Semiotics
Logic & Mathematics
Philosophy of Religion
Psychology & Philosophy of Mind
Society, Politics, Rights & Laws
Specific Philosophers/Philosophies

 


                                                             

Circulating Books on Philosophy

There are numerous books on the topic of philosophy.  Below are a few we have highlighted: