Dictionaries of Philosophy


Dictionary of Philosophical Terms
For brief, but concise, definitions.

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
A rich, scholarly resource covering topics and philosophers in all areas of philosophy.  Each article finishes with a bibliography for further reading.

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
2,000 original entries from a team of over 1,300 of the world's most respected scholars and philosophers.  Covers Anglo-American, ethical and political, cross-cultural, interdisciplinary, continental and contemporary philosophy.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
For more depth than the traditional dictionary entry.  Each full-text entry ranges in length from a paragraph to several pages.  Each topic is written and maintained by experts in the field.  Includes bibliographies and cross-references.


Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, Second Edition
One of the top one-volume dictionaries in the field.  IUPUI Restricted

Concise Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
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A Dictionary of Philosophy 
Written for the layperson.  Concise, but lucid, definitons.   IUPUI Restricted

Oxford Companion to Philosophy
Another good one-volume dictionary with decent coverage of the East as well as the West.  IUPUI Restricted



Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
A 10-volume set.
B51 .R68 1998 Reference Room
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Encyclopedia of Philosophy
A classic.

PC4640 .S595 Stacks
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The Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, Second Edition B41 .C35 1999 Reference Room
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New Dictionary of the History of Ideas
Helps you to "establish some sense of unity of human thought and its cultural manifestation in a world of ever-increasing specialization and alienation."

CB9 .N49 2005 Reference Room
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The Oxford Companion to Philosophy

B51 .O94 2005

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Talking Philosophy: A Wordbook Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Provides a thematic and conceptual awareness of the meanings of terms and their relationship to other terms.
B49 .S63 1991 Stacks
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Masterpieces of World Philosophy
Nearly 100 philosophical classics (e.g. Euthyphro, Leviathan, The Prince, The Critique of Pure Reason) summarized.
B75 .M37 1990 Reference Room
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The New World Spanish/English English/Spanish Dictionary PC 4640 .N4 1996 Reference Room
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Oxford-Duden Pictoral Spanish and English Dictionary PC 4629 .O94 1995 Reference Room
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The Oxford Spanish Dictionary : Spanish-English/English-Spanish PC 4625 .O93 1996 Reference Room
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Pequeño Larousse ilustrado (Spanish only) PC 4625 .L3 1964 Reference Room
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Random House Latin-American Spanish Dictionary PC 4822 .G65 1997 Reference Room
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The University of Chicago Spanish Dictionary PC 4640 .U5 1987 Reference Room
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Vox Modern Spanish and English Dictionary PC 4640 .V694 1986 Reference Room
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