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Philosophy: Topical Overviews


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Jill Hackenberg
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Wikipedia

Wikipedia can be a very useful starting point but never an end point.  Be sure to corroborate Wikipedia information with information found in more predictable sources. Wikipedia portals are listed below, portals aggregate entires topically.  You may get ideas for research topics by visiting them.  The best way to search for entries/information though  is simply by performing a Google search: include the term Wikipedia and the topic; for instance, Wikipedia deterrence.  "And" is not necessary -- it is assumed by Wikipedia.

Wikipedia Philosophy Portal

Bioehics and Environmental Ethics