How to study and write for Philosophy

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Guidelines on Reading Philosophy
You not only have to read the stuff; you have to evaluate the author's arguments. Here's how to do this!
http://www.jimpryor.net/teaching/guidelines/reading.html
A Philosophical Glossary for Beginners
Ad hoc, ad hominem - what's all this latin mean? Get the definitions and examples here. Also get examples of the difference between a valid argument and a persuasive one.
http://www.jimpryor.net/teaching/vocab/glossary.html
Writing in Philosophy
Did you know that there are 5 different kinds of philosophy papers? Not just any old paper will do!
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/resources/handouts-demos/writing-for-specific-fields/philosophy
Writing in Philosophy Courses
See what philosophy profs are looking for. Check out the do's and don'ts for writing philosophy papers.
http://www.marquette.edu/wac/departmental/MarquetteUniversityWritinginPhilosophyClasses.shtml
Writing the Philosophy Paper
Dartmouth 's advice includes how to get started!
http://www.dartmouth.edu/%7Ewriting/materials/student/humanities/philosophy.shtml
Guidelines on Writing Philosophy Paper
Princeton provides models for writing in before and after fashion. Find out how to "talk" philosophy. This also includes What to Do in a philosophy paper.
http://www.jimpryor.net/teaching/guidelines/writing.html
Writing Philosophy Papers: A Student Guide   PDF file PDF file
Need help with identifying philosophy problems? Look at all the different forms of philosophy writing. Who would have thought that there were so many! Here is the Student Guide.
http://oregonstate.edu/cla/shpr/sites/default/files/images/phil_writing_guide.pdf