Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Philosophers - Reviews


Library Journal, October 2018

By Brian T. Sullivan

Significantly, it broadens the canon by including previously overlooked figures and incorporating civil rights activists, novelists, poets, politicians, scientists, and others.

‘[T]he prominently featured “timeline of thinkers,” which maps key philosophers to relevant events, is an excellent concept

The database works well on mobile devices and is generally easy to use. 

'[I]t [is] valuable for students of philosophy and the history of thought in religion, theology, economics, literature, and other related disciplines.

Brian T. Sullivan is an Information Literacy Librarian, Herrick Memorial Library, Alfred University, Alfred, NY