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Robert Papazian Essay Prize

International Journal of Philosophical Studies (IJPS) invites to contribute for the Robert Papazian Annual Essay Prize on themes from Ethics and Political Philosophy. The winning entry receives a cash prize of €1500, publication in the journal, and promotion on the journal’s Taylor & Francis website. The topic for the 2013 prize is Friendship. Scholarly essays from all

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2012 Essay Prize: “Cognitive Penetration”

The journal Dialectica invites submissions for their 2012 essay prize: “Cognitive Penetration”. Cognitive penetration refers to the influence of beliefs, expectations, moods, desires or background theories on the content of perceptual processes or conscious experiences. This phenomenon has been in the forefront of the philosophy of science, the philosophy of perception, and the foundations of cognitive science. Philosophers of science

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Prize: New York Times Ethics of Meat Eating Contest

The New York Times is sponsoring an essay contest in search of the best defense of the ethics of eating meat. Winners to be published in the Times Magazine. Short time frame. No more than 600 words by April 8th. They are encouraging professional ethicists and students to send in submissions. CLICK the link: NY Times Contest.

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ISEE Early Career Essay Prize

Holmes Rolston III, Early Career Essay Prize in Environmental Philosophy. To mark the 20th anniversary of the International Society for Environmental Ethics (ISEE), the ISEE and the Center for Environmental Philosophy are inaugurating an annual essay prize for scholars in the early stages of their career. The prize is named in honour of Professor Holmes Rolston III, for his pioneering work

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IJPS Robert Papazian Annual Essay Prize in Ethics and Political Philosophy

The International Journal of Philosophical Studies is pleased to launch the Robert Papazian Annual Essay Prize on Themes from Ethics and Political Philosophy. The prize is established in memory of a young man executed for his ideas and political ideals. The Prize Monetary prize of 1500 euro. Publication of the winning essay in International Journal

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The Andrew Cole International Prize Essay Competition 2011

QUESTION: Is the Human Species Special? This year’s international prize essay competition takes its theme from a book which was published in 2010: ‘Is the Human Species Special?’. In this book the issue of human specialness is considered at length, and a particular view of human specialness is outlined. The competition is open to anyone

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Prize Essay Competition

The Philosophical Quarterly invites submissions for its 2011 international prize essay competition, the topic of which is ‘Hume after 300 Years’. 2011 marks the tercentenary of the birth of David Hume. Entries are invited on all aspects of Hume’s philosophy. Particularly welcome will be essays on relatively neglected parts of Hume’s corpus: for example, his

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PRIZE: `Paternoster young philosopher of religion 2010′

Paternoster Press and the Philosophy of Religion Section of the Tyndale Fellowship invite essays for a Philosophy Prize from scholars under 32 years of age. The winner will be named ‘Paternoster Young Philosopher of Religion 2010’ and will receive a prize worth £300. TITLE: ‘Must knowledge of God be based on reasons?’ Essays should be

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Philosophical Explorations Essay Prize 2011

The journal Philosophical Explorations has inaugurated an annual essay prize for philosophers in the early stages of their career. Papers are invited on all aspects of the philosophy of mind and action. They should not be under consideration for publication elsewhere, and should not be submitted to any other journal until the outcome of the

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