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PHIL_109-6: First Year Seminar: Rethinking Democracy after Globalization (Lafont): Books

Philosophy 109 Cristina Lafont

Finding books

NUSearch, Northwestern University Library's search tool, can be used to find books and other library resources.   To search for books, it is best to click on the "Books, Images, & More" tab; otherwise, you are likely to be overwhelmed with articles.

Sample Searches:

global poverty

world poverty

poverty AND globalization

poverty AND "international development"

or if you want to get really sophisticated: ("global warming" OR "climat* change") AND "sustainable development"


It's also possible to click on "browse search" and browse titles, authors, or subject heading strings.   Some subject headings that may be useful:


Women in Development

Global Warming

Global Warming -- International Cooperation

Global Temperature Changes

Climatic Changes

Climatic Changes -- Developing Countries


Terrorism and Globalization

Poverty -- International Cooperation

Poverty -- Developing Countries

Rawls, John [or names of other individuals]

Reference Librarian and Subject Specialist

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