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D. Hiden Ramsey Library, University of North Carolina at Asheville
To locate works written by a specific philosopher enter the philosopher's name in an author search in the library catalog.
To locate works written about a specific philosopher enter the philosopher's name in a subject search in the library catalog.
Journals specializing in ancient philosophy include:
Journal of Indian Philosophy
Articles on ancient philosophy may also be found in journals with a broader theme. Try searching your topic on JSTOR or the EBSCOhost databases. See the journal articles tab for more resources.
Locating Titles by Subject
It's usually best to start with a keyword search, but subject headings applied to relevant books can help to refine your results. Open the item record of a book that interests you. Scroll down to the clickable subject headings, and run another search to explore similar books.
You can also browse the headings associated with a particular topic as a way of getting started with your research.
Titles on ancient philosopy are cataloged with the broad subject heading Philosophy, Ancient.
Some examples are:
Ancient philosophy: essential readings with commentary
(View table of contents online)
GENERAL B111 .A534 2008
Ancient women philosophers, 600 B.C.-500 A.D.
The complete works of Aristotle : the revised Oxford translation / edited by Jonathan Barnes GENERAL B407 .S6 1984
Videorecording: The great ideas of philosophy UNCA DVD B72 .R63 2004
Discs 1-3 include lectures on ancient Greek and Roman philosophy
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