Call for Papers
CCPEA 2016 invites contributed papers and contributed symposia on topics in contemporary philosophy, broadly construed, including the following areas: logic, metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, philosophy of science, ethics, political philosophy, aesthetics, philosophy of religion, Asian philosophy, European philosophy, comparative philosophy, history of philosophy in contemporary perspective.

Although analytic approaches are preferred, continental and other approaches are also welcomed.

Call for Papers
Please submit an abstract prepared for anonymous review as an e-mail attachment to by April 15, 2016.

Contributed Papers The abstract must be no more than 500 words and in MS Word (*.doc) or Rich Text Format (*.rtf). Each accepted paper will be allocated 30 minutes (20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion).

Contributed Symposia The abstract must be no more than 1,700 words in MS Word (*.doc) or Rich Text Format (*.rtf). It should include
  • a general description of the format and the topic of the proposed symposium and its significance (maximum 500 words), and
  • an abstract of each paper (2-3 papers, maximum 500 words for each).
An accepted symposium will be allocated 90 minutes for presentation and discussion of at least two papers.

When you submit the abstract, please provide the following information in the main body of your e-mail:
  • Name (Please capitalize your family name.)
  • Affiliation and Title
  • Abstract Title
  • Abstract Category (Please choose one of the following areas.)
    (P-01) Logic
    (P-02) Metaphysics
    (P-03) Epistemology
    (P-04) Philosophy of Language
    (P-05) Philosophy of Mind
    (P-06) Philosophy of Science
    (P-07) Ethics
    (P-08) Political philosophy
    (P-09) Aesthetics
    (P-10) Philosophy of Religion
    (P-11) Asian Philosophy
    (P-12) European Philosophy
    (P-13) Comparative Philosophy
    (P-14) History of Philosophy in Contemporary Perspective
    (P-15) Others
  • Contact Information (E-mail, Telephone, and Postal Address)