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Links to tools and pages that contain information for students on writing, reading and working with and in philosophy.

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Guides to writing and reading philosophy well


Jim Pryor's guides on reading

http://www.jimpryor.net/teaching/guidelines/reading.html

and on writing

http://www.jimpryor.net/teaching/guidelines/writing.html


Stephen Yablo on writing a good philosophy paper

http://www.mit.edu/~yablo/writing.html


Some writing advice by Peter Horban

http://www.sfu.ca/philosophy/resources/writing.html


Simon Rippon's writing guide from the Harvard site

http://philosophy.fas.harvard.edu/files/phildept/files/brief_guide_to_writing_philosophy_paper.pdf


Peter Lipton's guide on Cambridge's site with additional links to further advice

https://www.hps.cam.ac.uk/students/research-guide/writing-philosophy



Jonathan Bennett and Samuel Gorovitz's guide on improving academic writing

http://www.earlymoderntexts.com/assets/jfb/bengor.pdf


A summary and overview of the APDA rankings of philosophy grad programmes in the US at the Daily Nous

http://dailynous.com/2017/10/02/philosophy-phd-program-rankings-apdas-2017-final-report/