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Edited By: Marcel Weber and Philipp Blum

Online ISSN: 1746-8361

Essay Prize

2014: explanation in science and philosophy
For its 2014 essay prize (1000 GBP), dialectica invites submissions on explanation in science and philosophy, from a variety of perspectives and in particular papers comparing and contrasting different approaches, as well as original proposals about how to understand this difficult notion. To submit your paper, please send it in a format suitable for blind refereeing to philipp.blum@philosophie.ch before the end of November 2014

2013: social ontology

After careful consideration, the editors chose not to award a prize in 2013.

2012: cognitive penetration

The dialectica 2012 essay prize was awarded to Dustin Stokes, University of Utah, for his paper, 'Cognitive penetration and the perception of art.'