Philosophy essay contest 2013

Of those seven, four were recommended for publication in the forthcoming volume of Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Religion, testifying to the strength of the essays submitted. Jarom Longhurst, "Measuring the Wrong Bundle: Philip Powers, "Hume and Kant: In both cases, experienced quanta provide the subjective unit of our experience of duration.

His paper will be published in Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Religion. Judges for the competition were Jon Kvanvig, distinguished professor of philosophy at Baylor University, together with Daniel Howard-Snyder, professor of philosophy at Western Washington University, and Bradley Monton, professor of philosophy at the University of Colorado.

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Perceptual Confidence is the view that perceptual experiences assign degrees of confidence. Fundamentality and Apophatic Theology. In exceptional circumstances the prize may be awarded jointly in which case the financial component will be divided, but the aim is to select a single prize-winner.

Papers that have been written on any topic by a UC Davis student for any philosophy class at UC Davis between the previous spring and the most recent winter quarter are eligible. Essay content submissions are due on a specified date each spring. Submissions are read and evaluated by a two- or three-person panel of Department of Philosophy faculty members.

There has been a lot of discussion about whether a subject has a special sort of access to her own mental states, different in important ways from her access to the states of others. It is very tempting to think that evidence about my own doxastic states is inert in a way that evidence about the states of others is not.

Philosophy and International Relations Arguably, philosophers have been thinking about issues regarding the status and relations between nations for as long as they have been thinking about nations themselves. Some Sentences for the Consideration of the Austere Nominalist" 1st place: Charles Bishop, "The Problems of Paraphrasing: The Department of Philosophy established the annual essay contest in to recognize exemplary writing by undergraduates.

I argue that this is wrong: The deadline for submissions is April 16, But assuming that my own states are not perfectly luminous to me, could learning what I think about a matter have the same kind of evidential import? On the Origin of Moral Precepts" 1st place: For a long-lived event, it is to form an impression of how many quanta are involved in experiencing it from beginning to end.

It is the passing of experienced units, and our temporal experience provides us with an impression of the count of these units or quanta. Entries will be considered by a committee of the Royal Institute of Philosophy, and the winner announced by the end Thus, experienced quanta are the analogues of qualia like seen color, seen shape, felt texture, and heard sound for the case of the perception of duration.

She recently received a PhD in philosophy from Princeton University, where she wrote a dissertation on the experience of time.

Theo Galanakis, "Chomsky on Rule Following" 1st place: For instance, could learning that I am confident that p give me more evidence about whether p? She holds a DPhil from Oxford University.

But assuming that subjects can genuinely find out about their own minds, is the kind of import of acquiring self-knowledge different in some interesting, principled way from the import of finding out about the mental states of others?High School Essay Contest The PLATO High School Essay Contest awards will be given to the best philosophical essays written by high school students, in response to the year’s contest essay question.

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The Essay Contest is closed. Please check. This year, there were 49 entries for the Sanders Prize in Philosophy of Religion, the largest number of entries ever for the contest. Together with Jon Kvanvig, distinguished professor of philosophy at Baylor University, the judges for the contest were Daniel Howard-Snyder, professor of philosophy at Western Washington University, and.

The Philosophy department wishes to thank Peleg Amzalag, Dr. Christine Aguilar, Kathryn Bremer-Bauman, and Miles Wallace for their generous support of the Student Essay Contest. Jordan Rowley, "The Overlooked Merit of Berkeley's Criticism of the Leibnizian Calculus".

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PLATO essay contest PLATO High School Essay Contest. Deadline: January 31, Summary: The PLATO High School Essay Contest awards will be given to the best philosophical essays written by high school students, in response to the year’s contest essay question.

Public Philosophy Op-Ed Contest The APA committee on public philosophy sponsors a contest for the best opinion-editorials published by philosophers. The goal is to honor five standout pieces that successfully blend philosophical argumentation with an op-ed writing style.

John Kaag (University of Massachusetts Lowell) & Sarah Kreps. Philosophy Essay Contest The OU Philosophy Department is pleased to accept submissions for the 5th Annual Philosophy Essay Contest Eligible essays: papers previously submitted in part or whole for any OU philosophy class, limit one.

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