The Duquesne University Department of Communication & Rhetorical Studies has extended the submission deadline for the 15th National Communication Ethics Conference in Pittsburgh, PA, from June 6–8, 2018 (Wednesday through Friday). The conference is taking place on Duquesne University’s campus and is welcoming paper and panel submissions in the following four content areas: (1) Communication Ethics and Argument, (2) Communication Ethics and Semiotics, (3) Communication Ethics and Communities of Practice, and (4) Communication Ethics and Crisis.
As programmable and networked computers move into the world with increasingly complex sensing systems, traditional questions about machine intelligence cease to be very useful to understand and conceptualize these developments. This talk will focus on cognition rather than intelligence and will compare the perspectives of biosemiotics on sign systems in biological organisms with the sensing capabilities of artificial cognitive systems.
When: October 22 & 23, 2018
Where: Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA
Submission Due Date: 11:59pm EST July 15th, 2018 (for BOTH paper submissions and travel support requests)
Call for Papers: Money, Migration, and Morality
Where: MANCEPT Workshops in Political Theory, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
When: 10th-12th September 2018,
Convenor: Dr. Lior Erez, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Tel Aviv University
Deadline: 24th May 2018
Drones in Science
“Open Philosophy” (http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/opphil) invites submissions for the topical issue “The New Metaphysics: Analytic/Continental Crossovers”, edited by Jon Cogburn (Louisiana State University) and Paul Livingston (University of New Mexico).
Call for Research Papers
May '68 in Paris reflected an unstable combination of social turmoil, youthful exhuberance, imaginative theorizing, and theatrical politicizing that caught the attention of the world. What began in the courtyard of the Sorbonne, rapidly took on an international dimension with spin-offs in Europe, the Americas and Asia.
Prabuddha Bharata is a monthly English journal devoted to the social sciences and the humanities started in 1896 by Swami Vivekananda and is in its 123rd year now. The January 2019 issue of Prabuddha Bharata will be on the theme Thoughts on Yoga. One can submit a paper on any aspect of Yoga philosophy for this special issue with a 250-word abstract. The word range is 3000-6000 and the last date is 31 August 2018.