Teaching Philosophy
DisciplinePhilosophy, education
Edited byMaralee Harrell
Publication details
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Teach. Philos.
ISSN0145-5788 (print)
2153-6619 (web)
OCLC no.2773264

Teaching Philosophy is a peer-reviewed academic journal devoted to the practical and theoretical discussion of teaching and learning philosophy, that is philosophy education. Established by Arnold Wilson in 1975, it has published more than 2,500 articles and reviews in this field. Notable contributors include Norman Bowie, Myles Brand, Peter Caws, Angela Davis, Daniel Dennett, Alasdair MacIntyre, Rosalind Ladd, Michael Pritchard, Anita Silvers, and Robert C. Solomon. Members of the American Association of Philosophy Teachers and the Philosophy Learning and Teaching Organization have access as a benefit of membership. This journal has a Level 1 classification from the Publication Forum of the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies.[1] and a SHERPA/RoMEO "green" self-archiving policy.[2] It is published on behalf of the Teaching Philosophy Association by the Philosophy Documentation Center.[3]

Topics covered

Topics frequently covered include:


Teaching Philosophy is abstracted and indexed in Academic Search Premier, Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Contents Pages in Education, Education Research Index, ERIH PLUS,[4] Expanded Academic ASAP, FRANCIS, Google Scholar, Index Philosophicus, InfoTrac OneFile, International Bibliography of Book Reviews of Scholarly Literature, International Bibliography of Periodical Literature, International Philosophical Bibliography, MLA International Bibliography, Periodicals Index Online, Philosopher's Index, PhilPapers, Scopus,[5] and TOC Premier.


The following articles have received the biennial 'Mark Lenssen Prize for Publishing on Teaching Philosophy' from the American Association of Philosophy Teachers:[6]

See also


  1. ^ "Publication Forum web site". Retrieved 6 May 2018.
  2. ^ "SHERPA/RoMEO web site". Retrieved 15 October 2018. ((cite journal)): Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  3. ^ "Teaching Philosophy website". Retrieved 15 October 2018.
  4. ^ "ERIH PLUS website". Retrieved 6 May 2018.
  5. ^ "Scopus website". Retrieved 6 May 2018.
  6. ^ "AAPT website, Awards - Lenssen Prize Winners". Retrieved 2 August 2014.