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ICPIC 2015 – 25/06/2015 - 27/06/2015 at All Day

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ICPIC-logo-EYES_400x400small1-200x200-shaded Identity and Philosophical Inquiry in an Age of Diversity
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.
The Vancouver Institute of Philosophy for Children
The ICPIC Call for Presentations  is now on -  submit your proposal before  November 30th, 2014!   Click here for information on submission.

NewAnnouncing the Keynote Speakers:Dr Kieran Egan, Dr Charles Bingham and Dr Alanaise Goodwill.  To find out more – click here:  key note speakers.
PLATO, the national Philosophy Learning And Teaching Organization, will be holding its third PLATO Conference immediately following the ICPIC conference on June 29-30, 2015, at the University of Washington in Seattle. The PLATO conference theme is “Equity and Inquiry.”  Shuttle buses are available from Seattle to Vancouver – enjoy these two beautiful West Coast North American cities.  CLICK here For the PLATO Call for papers and more details:


Dec 2014

American Philosophy Association - Eastern Division – 27/12/2014 - 31/12/2014 at All Day

IAPC logoIAPC Announces a Special Symposium: “Philosophy of Childhood: Exploring the Boundaries,”
Downtown Marriott in Philadelphia, PA
The IAPC Announces a Special Symposium: “Philosophy of Childhood: Exploring the Boundaries,” chaired by Dr. David Kennedy at the 2014 American Philosophical Association Eastern Division Annual Meeting, December 27-30 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Jan 2015

XIX Conferencia Taller Internacional: "Filosofía para Niños como Estrategia de Renovación Social." - Jan 3-11, 2015 – 03/01/2015 - 11/01/2015 at All Day

CelafinXIX Conferencia Taller Internacional: “Filosofía para Niños como Estrategia de Renovación Social.” CELEFIN : San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, México. A celebrarse del 3 al 11 de Enero, 2015 Filosofía para Niños desarrolla estrategias que permiten a niños y jóvenes hacer buenos juicios para poder abordar los problemas que tienen que enfrentar en nuestra época presente.  Ayuda a los niños y adolescentes encuentran un sentido de quiénes son y quiénes quieren ser. La conferencia explorará cómo esa investigación puede dar lugar a acciones graduales pero esenciales de la renovación social. Para más información haga clic aquí CARTEL-XIX-CONFERENCIA; CONFERENCIA-INTERNACIONAL-2015-CORREGIDO

English: XIX International Workshop & Conference: “Philosophy for Children as a Strategy for Social Renewal” CELEFIN: San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico.  January 3-11, 2015,Philosophy for Children develops strategies that enable children and youth make good judgments in order to address the problems they face in our present age. It helps children and adolescents find a sense of who they are and who they want to be.  The conference will explore how such inquiry can lead to gradual but essential actions of social renewal. For further information: CARTEL-XIX-CONFERENCIA;  CONFERENCIA-INTERNACIONAL-2015-CORREGIDO

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  • 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...
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