Monthly Archives: September 2021

Call for the 2021 IJPS Robert Papazian Essay Prizes on Ethics and Emotions

  • September 27, 2021
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The International Journal of Philosophical Studies (IJPS) has announced the 2021 call for the Robert Papazian Essay Prizes. The topic for the 2021 competition is “Ethics and the Emotions”. The call is open to researchers from all philosophical approaches and will consist of two main prize categories, the annual Robert Papazian Prize Essays in Ethics […]

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Winners of IJPS Robert Papazian and PERITIA Essay Prizes

  • September 27, 2021
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We are happy to announce the winners of the 2020 Robert Papazian and PERITIA Prizes. The essay competition is a joint initiative led by the UCD Centre for Ethics in Public Life in collaboration with the International Journal of Philosophical Studies (IJPS) and the Robert Papazian Prize. The Robert Papazian awardee is Charlotte Knowles (University of […]

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Registration Is Open for Second Part of PERITIA Lectures

  • September 9, 2021
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The second part of the PERITIA Lectures is about to start. Hosted by the UCD Centre for Ethics in Public Life and the American University of Armenia, the series [Un]Truths: Trust in an Age of Disinformation explores the concept of trust and truth in light of current events. The lectures start on 21 September and will run every […]

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Governing “Big Tech” in a European, Trustworthy Way – New PERITIA Special Issue

  • September 9, 2021
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We are all living in a world flooded by online information, fast messaging, and app notifications interrupting our train of thoughts. We get shocked by intrusive targeted advertisement or hear stories about Twitter “troll factories” or geopolitical battles ignited by cell phone producers. What is all this about? Who governs this tangled mix of daily […]

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José van Dijck Awarded with Spinoza Prize

  • September 6, 2021
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PERITIA investigator José van Dijck has been awarded with the prestigious 2021 Spinoza Prize. As announced last week by the Dutch Research Council (NWO), she is one of four prize winners and the only one with a background in the Social Sciences and Humanities. According to the Spinoza Committee, José van Dijck’s “career has paralleled […]

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