Social Ontology: Essay Competition for Junior Scholars
E-Mail Adresse für Einreichungen: David.Schweikard@uni-flensburg.de
Call-Bezeichnung: Call for Papers
Deadline: 31. März 2018
Name der Publikation: Journal of Social Ontology
Veranstaltende Institution: International Social Ontology Society
the International Social Ontology Society (https://isosonline.org) is pleased to announce the second edition of its Essay Competition for junior scholars (who are either PhD-candidates or have received their PhD no longer than five years prior to the closing date of the competition). The author of the winning essay will receive € 500,- with their submission being published the Journal of Social Ontology (http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/jso).
Submissions may address any issue, problem or debate within the field of social ontology. They may deal with, e.g., social facts, social action, group agency, collective intentional states, or social kinds; and they may address their topic from a variety of disciplinary perspectives including moral, social and political philosophy, anthropology, cognitive science, economics, history, law, political science, and psychology.
Submissions will be subject to blind review, following the guidelines of the Journal of Social Ontology (https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/social). The essays should be submitted to the journal and labelled as entries to the competition. Authors are asked to state their affiliation, (expected) date of receipt of their PhD and the names of their committee members in the information they provide with their submission.
The closing date for receipt of submissions is 31st March 2018. The winning essay will be published in the Journal of Social Ontology as soon as possible thereafter.