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Political Theory and Theorists: Basic Resources: Who Were They?

Finding Biographies

To find books on the life and work of political philosophers, search The Catalog using their name (last name first) as subject. For example

Mill John Stuart
Hobbes Thomas
Strauss Leo
Paine Thomas

Biographical Resources

Biography Collection Complete (via Jerseyclicks)
Use the JerseyClicks database to access biographical entries, some quite substantial, from a variety of reference sources.
Off-Campus Access Rutgers-restricted Access
Encyclopedia of World Biography
Detroit, Gale, 1998. 17 volumes.
"A multicultural biographical source that covers notable individuals from every part of the world and from all time periods who have made significant contributions to human culture."
Off-Campus Access Rutgers-restricted Access
Biography Index
Quarterly index to biographical books and articles. Available?