Oxford Philosophy

Oxford Philosophy

By MobiSystems, Inc.

  • Category: Reference
  • Release Date: 2014-11-15
  • Current Version: 10.0.17
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 95.81 MB
  • Developer: MobiSystems, Inc.
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
Score: 4.5
From 79 Ratings


Clear and authoritative definitions make it an essential resource for students and teachers and an ideal introduction for anyone with an interest in philosophy. This edition includes 500 biographies of famous and influential philosophers and covers the most recent terms and concepts from Western philosophical traditions, as well as Chinese, Indian, Islamic, and Jewish philosophy. LATEST APP UPDАТES:  • Learn in style with any of the four colorful new themes – the colorful layout will turn your learning experience into an enjoyable routine. Customize your dictionary and benefit from the cheerful mood your favorite color brings you.  • Dive right into the intricacies of the language - with a new and convenient Home page, sleeker and more intuitive visual layout, as well as innovations in the speed of searches - you can now get to the desired entry faster than ever.  • Translate and learn as you speak with Talk & Translate – use this speech recognition & text-to-speech app by downloading it for Free from the App Store. The great synergy between the two apps will help you optimize your studies. SEARCH TOOLS - quickly find words with the functional, clean and easy-to-use interface. Designed to provide the most comprehensive search experience, the dictionary combines several search tools to match or predict what are you looking for, including:  • Search autocomplete helps you find words quickly by displaying predictions as you type.  • Keyword lookup allows you to search within compound words and phrases.  • Camera search looks up words in the camera viewfinder and displays results in seconds.  • Voice search helps you find an entry using your speech.  • Automatic ‘Fuzzy filter’ that corrects word spelling and a ‘Wild card’ that allows you to replace a letter or entire parts of a word with '*' or '?' when you don’t know how it`s spelled. LEARNING TOOLS - engaging features that help you further enhance your vocabulary. Designed to give you the freedom to structure your studies, this dictionary combines several learning tools to help you be more organized:  • ‘Favorites’ that allow you to create custom folders with lists of words.  • Recent list which helps you to easily review looked-up words.  • Swipe-to-delete functionality in the Recent and Favorites menus.  • Word-of-the-day option to teach you a new word every day. Feel excited by the new word or definition you just learned? Share your discovery with friends on social media, email or any other option available on your device.



  • Ox for feel

    By irwin421
    Lost Sophie
  • Both approaches

    By Prometheus174
    It’s a good and fair reference for both continental and analytic philosophy.
  • Great

    By Platopaul
  • Reliable Quick Reference

    By 2Think
    I kept the paper version at hand for years and now enjoy the accessibility of the app. Well done!
  • Philo

    By StevenEtien
  • Protagoras_Revisited

    By Protagoras-Revisited
    I review a new term or philosopher’s name every day.
  • Great

    By Medvarok
    Great resource for anyone interested in the topic, definitely worth the money.
  • Great!

    By ms747
    Very good basic source of material on philosophers and philosophical concepts.
  • Paid $10.00 for Ads!

    By D3N1ZEN
    Seriously. Integrated app ads on main menu. 1 star review for plain rudeness. Total hacks move.
  • Philosophy Student’s Best Friend

    By regolith4
    Fast, accurate, and concise.