Philosophy

Dictionnaire Montesquieu

Alternative Titles
Montesquieu Dictionary
Description

More than two hundred articles to cover all aspects of Montesquieu’s thought, life and works, in the light of the most recent research.

Under the direction of Catherine Volpilhac-Auger with the collaboration of Catherine Larrère

An international team of nearly fifty authors, historians, philosophers, literary scholars, jurists, and political scientists, have worked under the direction of Catherine Volpilhac-Auger, with the collaboration of Catherine Larrère, with whom the project was defined and who contributed to the first French edition (2008).

English translations by Philip Stewart.
 

Type
Encyclopedia
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Nietzsches Werke: Historisch-kritische Ausgabe

Description

This German-language collection of philosophical texts was published by Intelex Corp and contains Friedrich Nietzsche's works found in the Kritische Studienausgabe, drawn from the Kritische Gesamtausgabe, and includes both Kritische Gesamtausgabe and Kritische Studienausgabe pagination. The electronic editor is Malcolm Brown.

  • Nietzsche, Friedrich. Werke: Kritische Gesamtausgabe. Hrsg. von Giorgio Colli und Mazzino Montinari. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1967-. (abbreviated as KGW)
  • _____. Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe. Herausgegeben von Giorgio Colli und Mazzino Montinari. München: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag; Berlin and New York: Walter de Gruyter, 1988. (abbreviated as KSA)
Type
Text Collection
Stable URL
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International Directory of Philosophy

Alternative Titles
IDP
Directory of American Philosophers
International Directory of Philosophy and Philosophers
Description

Online database containing information on university philosophy departments and programs, philosophical societies, associations, research centers and institutes, journals, and philosophy publishers around the world. Successor to two standard print directories published since 1970: Directory of American Philosophers, and International Directory of Philosophy and Philosophers. Includes: names and contact information for 28,000 philosophers; 3,000 university departments & programs; 1,000 philosophy journals; 420 societies & associations; 350 research centers & institutes; and 700 philosophy publishers worldwide.

Type
Directory
Coverage
Current edition. Updated continuously.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11209
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Brill E-Books

Alternative Titles
Brill eBooks, Brill Online Books, Brill Electronic Books
Description

Contains over 3,000 e-books in pdf form, both monographs as well as series titles, by the Dutch publisher Brill, from 2007-present in the following subject areas:

  • Asian Studies
  • Biblical Studies
  • Ancient Near East
  • Early Christianity
  • Classical Studies
  • European History and Culture
  • Middle East and Islamic Studies
  • Religious Studies and Theology
  • Philosophy
  • Social Sciences

The database link provides a search engine for the entire corpus. Individual titles will be cataloged in and accessible via Mirlyn.

Note:  Brill revised its subject headings as of 2012, so titles listed under some subject headings may only go back to 2012.  Browsing by Brill's older subject headings can still be done using the older Brill E-Books interface link below.

Type
E-Book(s)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11145
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Wiley-Blackwell Compass

Alternative Titles
Blackwell Compass
Geography Compass, History Compass, Language & Linguistics Compass, Literature Compass, Philosophy Compass, Religion Compass, Sociology Compass, Social & Personality Psychology Compass
History Compass Blog, Literature Compass Blog, Philosopher's Eye (blog), Exchanges Forum (Religion Compass blog), Sociology Lens (blog), Social Psychology Eye (blog)
Description

Provides accessible, informative articles that provide overviews of current research in eight different academic subject areas: Geography, History, Language & Linguistics, Literature, Philosophy, Religion, Sociology, and Social & Personality Psychology. Each of the eight Compass journals publishes state-of-the-art, peer-reviewed survey articles from across the entire discipline it covers. Six of the Compass titles also feature a related blog covering their discipline.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
Includes all articles from all issues and volumes for all eight Compass journals. 2003 / 2007 - (start date varies by title)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11003
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Oxford Handbooks Online

Alternative Titles
OHO
Description

Fully indexed, cross-searchable database of over 2,000 articles from over 100 handbooks published by Oxford University Press. Available for three fields: political science, philosophy and religion.

Type
Handbook
Coverage
Includes latest editions of Oxford Handbooks published 2004-2012.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10935
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Wiley Online Library

Alternative Titles
Wiley Interscience, Wiley-Blackwell, WI, WOL, WBOL
Description

Wiley Online Library hosts a multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. It provides integrated access to over 4 million articles from 1,500 journals, almost 10,000 online books, and hundreds of reference works, laboratory protocols and databases, many of which are purchased by MLibrary and accessible to current students, faculty and staff of the University of Michigan.  Included are the online journals and books previously published by Blackwell Publishing Ltd., which merged with John Wiley & Sons, Inc. in 2007.

Type
E-Book(s)
E-Journal(s)
Subject Gateway
Coverage
Coverage varies by title.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10771
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Cambridge Histories Online

Alternative Titles
CHO
Description

Contains 250 full-text volumes, in 15 subject areas, published from 1960-2013, equating to approximately 196,000 pages. In addition to world history, this product also covers the histories of other subjects, including language and linguistics, music, philosophy, political and social theory, religion, theater and performing arts, and warfare.

Type
Text Collection
Coverage
1960-2013
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10735
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PhilPapers

Alternative Titles
MindPapers, Online Papers on Consciousness (OPC)
Online Papers in Philosophy (OPP), EpistemeLinks, PhOnline
Description
A comprehensive directory of online philosophy articles and books by academic philosophers. Monitors journals in many areas of philosophy, as well as archives and personal webpages. Also accepts articles directly from professional authors, who can provide links or upload copies.
Type
Article Index
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10683
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ebrary Academic Complete

Alternative Titles
ebrary
Description

A growing and changing collection of 70,000+ e-books in many different academic subject areas, ebrary Academic Complete includes mainly secondary works from university presses and other academic publishers first published in recent decades, but also selected classic works dating as far back as William Harvey's Circulation of the Blood, originally published in 1628.  Nearly all works are in the English language, though some are in other European languages (German, French, Spanish, Portuguese, and Dutch).

ebrary content can be downloaded using the free Adobe Digital Editions software to most devices including the Nook, iPad, iPhone, etc., but not the Kindle or Kobo Vox.  For instructions go to: support.ebrary.com/category/english/download.

Note:  Printing and downloading from most of these books is limited to a maximum of "up to 60 pages" per book, or less--the page number limit for printing and downloading varies from book to book, and may be as low as 10 pages.  Currently, there is no way to tell whether the printing/downloading page number limit for a particular book is less than the standard 60 page maximum other than by trying to print or download a certain number of pages and seeing if you get an error message or not.  The dialog box that appears when printing or downloading always states (sometimes misleadingly) that a "maximum of 60 pages" applies, even when in fact the maximum is lower.  For more information, see the ebrary Support Center website.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
Assorted academic books originally published from 1628 to the present.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10677
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