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Philosophy: Home

This guide provides users with key words for catalog searches, links to free credible online resources, as well as a brief list of important works on the topic.

Key Search Terms

Here is a list of philosophers and terms that you can use while conducting research on the library catalog

    Philosophers

     Plato

    Aristotle

    Descartes

    Epicurus

    Hume

    Kant

    Nietzsche

    Marx

    The Buddha

    Socrates

       
      Philosophical Terms 

      Being

      Love 

      Soul and Forms

      Metaphysics

      Dialectic

      Meaning

      Skepticism

      Empiricism

      A Priori

      Freewill

      Ethics

      Truth

      Universals

      Transcendental

      Ontological Argument

      Cartesian

      Foundationalism

      Thinking

      Substance

      Hedonism

      Naturalism

      Identity

      Moral Sense

      Perception

      Noumenon

      Cosmological

      Existentialism

      Nihilism

      Materialism

      Speculative Realism

      Zen

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          Works on Philosophy

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          Important Philosophical Works

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