Suggestions for Writing Philosophy Papers (Part 1)

Philosophical writing is different from the writing you'll be asked to do in other courses. Most of the strategies described below will also serve you well when writing for other courses, but don't automatically assume that they all will. Nor should you assume that every writing guideline you've been given by other teachers is important when you're writing a philosophy paper. Some of those guidelines are routinely violated in good philosophical prose (e.g., see the , below).

The following sites offer excellent further advice on writing good philosophy papers:

A guide explaining the use of philosophical terms, foreign expressions, arguments, concepts, etc. for writing Philosophy papers. By Asst. Prof James Pryor, Dept. of Philosophy at Harvard University.


A Brief Guide to Writing the Philosophy Paper

The following sites offer excellent further advice on writing good philosophy papers:

Michael Harvey, The Nuts and Bolts of College Writing.
Writing Philosophy Papers
Philosophy: The Essential Study Guide
Philosophical Writing: An Introduction
Thinking and Writing about Philosophy
How to Get the Most Out of Philosophy
Writing to Learn: An Introduction to Writing Philosophical Essays


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