UofT Libraries is getting a new library services platform in January 2021.
Learn more about the change.

Search Articles

X
Search Filters
Format Format
Format Format
X
Sort by Item Count (A-Z)
Filter by Count
Journal Article (2750) 2750
Book Chapter (406) 406
Book / eBook (172) 172
Dissertation (147) 147
Newspaper Article (82) 82
Book Review (59) 59
Reference (35) 35
Web Resource (26) 26
Magazine Article (24) 24
Publication (17) 17
Conference Proceeding (14) 14
Paper (10) 10
Report (7) 7
Spoken Word Recording (3) 3
Government Document (2) 2
Trade Publication Article (2) 2
Microfilm (1) 1
more...
Subjects Subjects
Subjects Subjects
X
Sort by Item Count (A-Z)
Filter by Count
essentialism (3211) 3211
social sciences (875) 875
philosophy (666) 666
arts & humanities (465) 465
psychology (454) 454
analysis (334) 334
feminism (311) 311
metaphysics (311) 311
humans (291) 291
gender (219) 219
politics (211) 211
identity (209) 209
science & technology (199) 199
culture (194) 194
ontology (185) 185
epistemology (181) 181
race (176) 176
life sciences & biomedicine (169) 169
sociology (164) 164
women (164) 164
1900-1999 (161) 161
research (156) 156
history (154) 154
social aspects (145) 145
ethics (142) 142
racism (142) 142
anthropology (139) 139
female (136) 136
male (134) 134
ethnicity (132) 132
literature (132) 132
cultural identity (131) 131
religion (127) 127
english literature (126) 126
phenomenology (126) 126
essence (125) 125
biology (123) 123
logic (121) 121
psychology, social (117) 117
gender identity (116) 116
children (111) 111
language (111) 111
political science (109) 109
natural kinds (107) 107
men (105) 105
metaphilosophy (103) 103
american literature (99) 99
modal realism (99) 99
behavioral sciences (98) 98
social sciences - other topics (98) 98
continental philosophy (97) 97
literary criticism (96) 96
psychology, multidisciplinary (96) 96
sexuality (95) 95
stereotypes (95) 95
western philosophy (95) 95
theory (94) 94
ontological essence (92) 92
evolution (91) 91
philosophy of science (90) 90
social psychology (90) 90
adult (86) 86
homosexuality (85) 85
prejudice (85) 85
women's studies (85) 85
science (84) 84
constructivism (82) 82
feminist theory (82) 82
psychological essentialism (81) 81
ideology (80) 80
cognition (77) 77
prose (76) 76
education (75) 75
semantics (75) 75
criticism and interpretation (74) 74
literary theory and criticism (73) 73
philosophical object (73) 73
african americans (72) 72
intuition (72) 72
linguistics (72) 72
authors (71) 71
studies (70) 70
genetics (69) 69
history & philosophy of science (69) 69
novel (69) 69
philosophers (69) 69
law (68) 68
twentieth century (68) 68
cultural studies (67) 67
aristotelianism (65) 65
cognition & reasoning (65) 65
psychology, experimental (63) 63
social constructionism (63) 63
animals (62) 62
cognitive psychology (62) 62
multiculturalism (62) 62
anti-essentialism (61) 61
government & law (61) 61
narratives (61) 61
aristotle (60) 60
more...
Library Location Library Location
Library Location Library Location
X
Sort by Item Count (A-Z)
Filter by Count
Robarts - Stacks (95) 95
UTL at Downsview - May be requested (31) 31
Online Resources - Online (26) 26
Collection Dvlpm't (Acquisitions) - Vendor file (23) 23
UofT at Mississauga - Stacks (22) 22
St. Michael's College (John M. Kelly) - 3rd Floor (20) 20
UofT at Scarborough - Stacks (15) 15
Victoria University E.J. Pratt - Stacks (15) 15
Trinity College (John W Graham) - Stacks (12) 12
New College (Ivey) - Stacks (11) 11
Pontifical Inst. Mediaeval Studies - Library use only (10) 10
University College (Laidlaw) - Stacks (7) 7
Institute for Christian Studies - Stacks (5) 5
OISE - Stacks (5) 5
St. Michael's College (John M. Kelly) - 2nd Floor (5) 5
Collection Dvlpm't (Acquisitions) - Closed Orders (4) 4
Law (Bora Laskin) - Stacks (3) 3
Gerstein Science - Stacks (2) 2
Regis College - Stacks (2) 2
Thomas Fisher Rare Book - Rare Book (2) 2
Trinity College (John W Graham) - Storage (2) 2
UofT Schools - Stacks (2) 2
East Asian (Cheng Yu Tung) - Stacks (1) 1
Knox College (Caven) - Stacks (1) 1
Pontifical Inst. Mediaeval Studies - Gilson (1) 1
Pontifical Inst. Mediaeval Studies - Microfiche (1) 1
Pontifical Inst. Mediaeval Studies - Microfilm (1) 1
Providence Healthcare - Stacks (1) 1
Regis College - Lonergan Research Institute (1) 1
Robarts - Not Returned (1) 1
St. Augustine's Seminary - Stacks (1) 1
Thomas Fisher Rare Book - May be requested at Fisher (1) 1
University Archives - Archives (1) 1
UofT at Mississauga - May be requested in 6-10 wks (1) 1
Victoria University E.J. Pratt - Northrop Frye (1) 1
Victoria University Emmanuel College - Stacks (1) 1
more...
Language Language
Language Language
X
Sort by Item Count (A-Z)
Filter by Count
English (3458) 3458
Spanish (90) 90
French (66) 66
Portuguese (64) 64
Korean (49) 49
German (33) 33
Japanese (28) 28
Swedish (23) 23
Czech (13) 13
Chinese (11) 11
Italian (11) 11
Croatian (6) 6
Polish (6) 6
Afrikaans (5) 5
Serbian (5) 5
Latin (4) 4
Lithuanian (4) 4
Slovak (4) 4
Danish (3) 3
Dutch (3) 3
Indonesian (3) 3
Romanian (3) 3
Norwegian (2) 2
Persian (2) 2
Russian (2) 2
Slovenian (2) 2
Turkish (2) 2
Arabic (1) 1
Bosnian (1) 1
Bulgarian (1) 1
Catalan (1) 1
more...
Publication Date Publication Date
Click on a bar to filter by decade
Slide to change publication date range


2017, Lecturas. Serie Estética, ISBN 9788416160808, 286
Book
2007, Routledge studies in contemporary philosophy, ISBN 0415323649, xii, 314
Book
2007, ISBN 9780199227013, 246
What are the laws of nature, and what explains their existence? This book develops the proposal that the laws of nature are grounded in the essences of... 
Philosophy of Science | Metaphysics | Disposition (Philosophy) | Law | Philosophy | Armstrong | Essentialism | Lewis | Dispositions | Laws of nature | Necessity | Powers | Potency | Properties
Book
2003, Oxford Series in Cognitive Development, ISBN 0195154061, x, 382
Essentialism is the idea that certain categories, such as “dog,” “man,” or “intelligence,” have an underlying reality or true nature that gives objects their... 
Developmental Psychology | Essentialism | Human concepts | Associative learning strategies | Empirical research | Children | Cognitive science | Philosophy
Book
2006, Studies in Feminist Philosophy, ISBN 0195137353, xviii, 326
In the heated debates over identity politics, few theorists have looked carefully at the conceptualizations of identity assumed by all sides. Drawing on both... 
Philosophy | Social and Political Philosophy | Ethnicity | Race awareness | Gender identity | Group identity | Mestizo | Essentialism | Latino Identiy | Race | Conformism | Reductive Approaches | Gender | Identity | Racism
Book
2006, ISBN 9780199272204, 225
What are the essential properties of ordinary individuals such as people, cats, trees, and tables? The question is notoriously difficult, yet must be answered... 
Metaphysics | Essentialism (Philosophy) | necessity of origin | Natural kind | Essentialism | Bare identities | Haecceitism | Possible world | Individual essence | Counterpart theory | Identity | De re
Book
2004, Cambridge studies in philosophy and biology, ISBN 0521825997, x, 221
According to the received tradition, the language used to to refer to natural kinds in scientific discourse remains stable even as theories about these kinds... 
Essentialism (Philosophy) | Biology | Philosophy | Essence (Philosophy)
Book
2018, First edition., ISBN 1939621801, 449 pages
New Essentialism: Material Architecture' examines how architecture engages material to create effect through five critical historical thresholds represented by... 
Architecture, Modern | Architectural design | Architecture, Domestic
Book
2000, ISBN 0521452910, xii, 333
This is the first book-length study of Descartes's metaphysics to place it in its immediate historical context, the Late Scholastic philosophy of thinkers such... 
Descartes, René, 1596-1650 Contributions in essentialism | Essentialism (Philosophy) | Philosophy, Modern | Scholasticism | Metaphysics | History | Descartes, René, 1596-1650 Contributions in metaphysics
Book
2013, Rousseau studies, ISBN 205102572X, Volume 1, 388
Book
2011, Studies in feminist philosophy., ISBN 9780199740406, xiv, 153
This book is about gender essentialism: what it is and why it might be true. It opens with the question: What is gender essentialism? After distinguishing... 
Essentialism (Philosophy) | Sex role | Gender identity | Feminist theory | Philosophy | Sex | Philosophy of Science | Metaphysics | Feminist Philosophy | Social and Political Philosophy | Lived experience | Social individuals | Artefact | Uniessentialism | Gender essentialism | Aristotle
Book
2020, Advances in Child Development and Behavior, ISBN 0128200863, Volume 59, 262
Expecting a gentle baby tiger to inevitably grow up to be ferocious, a young girl growing up in a household of boys to prefer princesses to toy trucks, or that... 
Essentialism (Philosophy) | Child development | Social evolution
eBook
Philosophy & technology, ISSN 2210-5433, 6/2018, Volume 31, Issue 2, pp. 189 - 208
There has been a long-standing opposition to genetically modified organisms (GMOs) worldwide. Some studies have tried to identify the deep-lying philosophical,... 
Philosophy of Technology | Essentialism | Genetically modified organisms | Vitalism | Genetic engineering | GMOs | Essentialism Story | Philosophy | Essentialism (Philosophy) | Analysis
Journal Article
2015, 1st edition., Meaning systems, ISBN 9780823265534, 131
"From biology to economics to information theory, the theme of interdependence is in the air, framing our experiences of all sorts of everyday phenomena.... 
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Cytology | Biology | SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General | SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Microbiology | Autonomy (Philosophy) | Philosophy
Book
No results were found for your search.

Cannot display more than 1000 results, please narrow the terms of your search.