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14th International Conference on Persons


Will be held  on May 24th-27th 2017 at the University of Calabria,

Rende, nr Cosenza, Italy


The deadline for papers has passed.

For more details, go to the Conference website

Rende can be reached by flights to Lamezia Terme Airport, by bus  to Lameza Centrale railway station, and then train to Castiglione Castiglione via Paola, and by bus to Rende

OR

By flights direct to Naples and then  by fast train to Paola, and then local train to Castiglione Castiglione and bus to Rende.

Submission of Articles

WORKSHOP


‘The Metaphysics of the Person’


Derby Hall, University of Nottingham, University Park, NG7

Sat. March 18th, 10.00-4.30


Workshop Fee, including teas, coffees and buffet lunch: £31.50; Students £20 but

 UP TO 9 FREE PLACES AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS

Priority will be given to those who offer papers


Closing date for submissions and registration: Fri. March 3rd





This Workshop is aimed primarily at students but all are welcome.


NEW BOOKS EDITED BY TWO OF OUR MEMBERS

IN THE SPHERE OF THE PERSONAL:

NEW PERSPECTIVES IN THE PHILOSOPHY OF PERSONS

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APPRAISAL Vol. 11 No. 2, Winter 2017 is available now.

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