Philosophy can be a great major for anyone
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Other links of interest to students in philosophy:
Guidelines on Writing a Philosophy Paper
Guidelines on Reading Philosophy
Philosophical Terms and Methods
APA Guidelines for Non-Sexist Use of Language
Links of interest to students considering graduate school in philosophy:
Eric Schwitzgebel’s incredibly comprehensive information.
Philosophy Job Market and Publishing Advice
Graduate School Philosophy Placement Records
The Philosophy Gourmet Report Ranking of Graduate Program Faculty
Specific Advice for NMU students