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Full text of scholarly literary journals like Philosophy East and West (1951-2005) and Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes (1937-2003)
Over 20,000 electronic books covering many subjects, including a a number of titles on philosophy topics
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Reference book titles Encyclopedia of Classic Philosophy, like The Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, Biographical Dictionary of 20th Century Philosophers, and much more
Includes all three volumes of World Philosophers and Their Works
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Book titles like Encyclopedia of Philosophy and more
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