New Literary Event! Mind, Culture and Activity – 01/11/2015 - 30/11/2015 at All Day
Mind, Cuture and Activity
Special Issue: Engaged Philosophical Inquiry
Dear Colleagues, we’d like to announce a Special Issue of the journal Mind, Culture, and Activity on Engaged Philosophical Inquiry . You’ll see many authors’ names that you recognize and a few that will be new to you! We’ve had a wonderful time putting this issue together and hope you find it an interesting and thought provoking read. The publishers have generously made two articles available free of charge from November 1st. They can be downloaded from the journal website. For those with access to Academic journals through a university, the whole issue is of course available through their university library. Barbara Weber and Jennifer Vadeboncoeur.
NAACI Conference – 17/06/2016 - 20/06/2016 at All Day
Biennial conference of the North American Association for Community of Inquiry, (NAACI)
The Institute for the Advancement of Philosophy for Children (IAPC), Montclair State University, NJ. June 17-20, 2016,
In the tradition of NAACI conferences there will be no keynote addresses and authors will not read their papers, but summarize them and engage the audience in a community of inquiry about them. Full papers will be posted on the IAPC website one month prior to the conference and post-conference publication of papers is encouraged . We look forward to meeting old and new friends and colleagues in June! Mark the date and stay tuned for more information!
- European PEACE Project – find out about it. Philosophical Enquiry Advancing Cosmopolitan Education Español Italiano Deutsch العربية עברית Over the past 3 years Philosophy for Children centers in Italy, Spain, Austria and Israel have been collaborating in a project seeking to address the problem of children at the risk of exclusion through Philosophical Inquiry. The emphasis of the PEACE project has ... more...
- New Book Release – Philosophy and Childhood: Critical Perspectives and Affirmative Practices – Walter Omar Kohan Palgrave Pivot Publishers, Aug 2014 Format: Hardcover; ebook (EPUB); ebook (PDF) ISBN: #9781137469182 This book is a critical and affirmative rationale of the Philosophy for Children movement. In the first part it offers a critique of the well known and pioneering program of Matthew Lipman. In the second part, it proposes alternative ... more...
- Final Issue of the Journal “Thinking” – A Celebratory End to the Journal Thinking. For 35 years the IAPC Journal Thinking: The Journal of Philosophy for Children provided a forum for the dissemination of the theory and practice of Philosophy for Children. Concerned with the integrity of the field, the Journal has been a critical voice in shaping this field. The Table of ... more...