PhilPapers is a comprehensive index of philosophy books and articles. It offers unique features such as real-time indexing of pre-prints, fine-grained classification by topic, email alerts, reading lists, advanced search functionality, and discussion forums.

From a full record, connect to Trent's resources: "Look it up @ Trent University".  Also see links to resources on publishers' sites: these only provide access if Trent subscribes to them.  If you don't see Trent University at the top of the screen, you won't have access to restricted material; use the link from our website to ensure full access.

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PhilPapers uses advanced trawling techniques and large-scale crowd-sourcing to monitor all sources of research content in philosophy, including journals, books, personal pages, and open access archives.

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A stable url (or persistent link) is a link that connects a user to a particular item in a database or on the web.  

In this case, it looks as though the URL provided in the address bar is durableKeep in mind that a link to this database is not a link to the full text; only to the citation.  To link directly to full text, access the full text and look for a stable URL on that site.

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