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Catholic Intellectual Tradition Resources

Background Information

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  • Introduction to key issues
  • Names of people who are authorities in the subject field
  • Major dates and events
  • Keywords and subject-specific vocabulary terms that can be used for database searches
  • Bibliographies that lead to additional resources

Background Information: Catholic Intellectural Tradition

Catholic Intellectual Tradition - Introductory Resources