Pacific Philosophical Quarterly

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Edited By: The Faculty of the School of Philosophy, USC

Online ISSN: 1468-0114


Pacific Philosophical Quarterly publishes original research in all core areas of analytic philosophy including philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, metaphysics, epistemology, metaethics, normative ethics, philosophy of action, philosophy of law, political philosophy, and aesthetics; as well as in history of philosophy.

Aims and Scope

The journal aims at offering a lively mix of topics in each edition. It also publishes special editions devoted to a concentrated effort to investigate important topics in a particular area of philosophy.

Abstracting and Indexing Information

  • Academic Search (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Academic Search Alumni Edition (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Academic Search Elite (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Academic Search Premier (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Arts & Humanities Citation Index (Thomson Reuters)
  • CSA Biological Sciences Database (ProQuest)
  • CSA Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management Database (ProQuest)
  • Current Contents: Arts & Humanities (Thomson Reuters)
  • Ecology Abstracts (ProQuest)
  • Expanded Academic ASAP (GALE Cengage)
  • IBR & IBZ: International Bibliographies of Periodical Literature (KG Saur)
  • InfoTrac (GALE Cengage)
  • Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts (ProQuest)
  • OmniFile Full Text Mega Edition (HW Wilson)
  • Philosopher's Index (Philosopher's Information Center)
  • Philosophy Research Index (PDC)
  • PhilPapers
  • ProQuest Central (ProQuest)
  • ProQuest Discovery (ProQuest)
  • ProQuest Platinum (ProQuest)
  • ProQuest Research Library (ProQuest)
  • RILM Abstracts of Music Literature (RILM)
  • Worldwide Political Sciences Abstracts (ProQuest)