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CFP: EFAK XI: Philosophical Landscapes

EFAK XI: Philosophical Landscapes Tallinn University, May 8-9, 2015 EFAK XI, the Eleventh Annual Estonian Philosophy Conference, will take place in Tallinn, from 8 to 9 of May, 2015, organized by the Department of Philosophy, Tallinn University. This year’s topic is philosophical landscapes. Philosophical landscapes are distinct landscapes of historical experience. Although such landscapes can

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Call for Papers: Politics without Borders: A cross-disciplinary exploration of the challenges facing a globalised world

Students and young researchers associated with BALPHIN are invited to participate in the second annual Nottingham Postgraduate Conference Politics without Borders: A cross-disciplinary exploration of the challenges facing a globalized world on 12 June 2014 ,Engineering and Sciences Learning Center, University Park, University of Nottingham The School of Politics and International Relations is hosting an

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Jobs for Philosophers

The updated portal Jobs for Philosophers (found at philjobs.org) was launched some time ago. Jointly operated by the PhilPapers team and the APA, PhilJobs: Jobs for Philosophers (JFP) aims to bring together the best features of PhilJobs and Jobs for Philosophers. It is a freely available, comprehensive, international listing of jobs relevant to philosophers of

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Intensive Course: The Philosophy of Information: Computer and Information Technology Ethics (Master Level) | TLU

December 2 – 6, 2013 | Tallinn University | ECTS: 5 Duration: 5 days Students: 24 (max) Teachers: Oliver Laas (Tallinn University) | Katrin Laas-Mikko (University of Tartu) Registration: contact Regina-Nino Kurg via reginanino@yahoo.com. Purpose of the course: The primary goal of the intensive course for Master Level students is to introduce them to philosophical

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JOB: The Laurence Professorship of Ancient Philosophy (University of Cambridge)

The Board of Electors to the Laurence Professorship of Ancient Philosophy invite applications for this Professorship from persons whose work falls within the general field of ancient philosophy to take up appointment on 1 October 2014 or as soon as possible thereafter. Candidates will have an outstanding research record of international stature in ancient philosophy

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Philip Kitcher: Reconstruction in Philosophy – a Deweyan Program for the Twenty-First Century

Professor Philip Kitcher (Columbia) will give a set of six lectures with the title “Reconstruction in Philosophy: A Deweyan Program for the Twenty-First Century” at the University of Helsinki in 9-11 May 2012. The course is organized by the Nordic Pragmatism Network in cooperation with theoretical philosophy department at the University of Helsinki. For more

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New Left debates with M. M. Karlsson on how to prevent the capture of government by elites

The New Left debate series are inviting to participate in the public discussion “Democracy versus Elite Rule: the Road from Serfdom”, which will take place on Wednesday, 21 March at 6:30 pm at “La Boheme” (White room), Šv. Ignoto g. 4/3, Vilnius. The talk will be given in English with translation provided on site. The

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Essay Prize in Environmental Philosophy

Holmes Rolston III Early Career Essay Prize in Environmental Philosophy – Second annual competition. The International Society for Environmental Ethics (ISEE) and the Center for Environmental Philosophy invite submissions for its annual essay prize for scholars in the early stages of their career. The prize is named in honour of Professor Holmes Rolston III, for

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CFP: International Relations in Perspective: Sovereignty, Security, and Human Rights (Kaunas, 27th April)

Association Society Without Borders and Vytautas Magnus University warmly invites postgraduate students and young researchers to the International Relations, International Law, and Politics conference International Relations in Perspective: Sovereignty, Security, and Human Rights organised by Association Society Without Borders in partnership with Vytautas Magnus University. The purpose of the conference is to foster collaboration and

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Conference: Bodies in Crisis, Nov 2-4, Iceland

Bodies in Crisis, The Nordic Network Gender, Body, Health in collaboration with RIKK – Center for Women’s and Gender Research and EDDA – Center of Excellence at the University of Iceland. 2-4 November, 2011 – University of Iceland, Reykjavik – The body has become a veritable hot spot in contemporary theorizing that forcefully disrupts given disciplinary identities and fields of investigation.

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