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The Biographical Encyclopaedia of Islamic Philosophy

The Biographical Encyclopaedia of Islamic Philosophy Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Philosophy, Religion
Length:
277,800 words
2006 CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title ... There has been a long tradition of interest in philosophy in the Islamic world, and it is the aim of this comprehrensive reference work ... More
The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy

The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Philosophy
Length:
2.85 million words
Illustration(s):
22
This is the first comprehensive reference work devoted to philosophy in Britain. In addition to biographical entries on the lives and works of individual thinkers, it incorporates major ... More
Dictionary of Early American Philosophers

Dictionary of Early American Philosophers Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2013
Subject:
Philosophy, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
Length:
666,360 words
Over 450 entries ... The Dictionary of Early American Philosophers, which contains over 450 entries by nearly 300 authors, provides an account of philosophical thought in the ... More
The Dictionary of Eighteenth-Century German Philosophers

The Dictionary of Eighteenth-Century German Philosophers Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Philosophy
Length:
689,979 words
The Dictionary of Eighteenth-Century German Philosophers is a massive reference work featuring those eighteenth-century German philosophers, scholars, jurists, literary ... More
The Dictionary of Modern American Philosophers

The Dictionary of Modern American Philosophers Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Philosophy
Length:
1.52 million words
This is an indispensible reference work for scholars working on almost any aspect of modern American thought. Both academic and non-academic philosophers are represented, as are a large ... More
Encyclopedia of Aesthetics

Encyclopedia of Aesthetics Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
Art & Architecture, Philosophy
Length:
1.92 million words
Illustration(s):
97
The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics is the first reference work to survey the full breadth of critical thought on art, culture, and society from classical philosophy to ... More
The Oxford Companion to Consciousness

The Oxford Companion to Consciousness Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Science and technology, Psychology, Philosophy
Length:
521,393 words
Illustration(s):
88
Consciousness is undoubtedly one of the last remaining scientific mysteries and hence one of the greatest contemporary scientific challenges. How does the brain's activity result in the ... More
The Oxford Companion to Philosophy

The Oxford Companion to Philosophy (2 ed.) Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Philosophy
Length:
897,095 words
‘that rarest of things: a philosophical work that is genuinely entertaining ... by far the best — and best value — philosophical reference book on the market’ ... More
The Oxford Companion to the Mind

The Oxford Companion to the Mind (2 ed.) Reference library

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2006
Subject:
Science and technology, Psychology, Philosophy
Length:
798,019 words
Illustration(s):
245
‘a masterful compilation in one volume of virtually every important aspect of mind, brain and consciousness’, Washington Post ... First ... More
The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy (2 rev. ed.) Quick reference

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2014
Subject:
Philosophy
Length:
310,053 words
Illustration(s):
6
‘the most comprehensive dictionary of philosophy in English ’, Times Literary Supplement ... This best-selling dictionary covers all areas of philosophy ... More

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