Society for Philosophy
40th Annual Meeting
University of British Columbia
Submission Deadline: 15 February 2014
Call for Papers 2014
Papers may be submitted for oral or poster presentation. Submitted papers are refereed and selected on the basis of quality and relevance to philosophy, psychology and other sciences of the mind.
Submissions should be tailored to one of the following presentation types:
Philosophical or psychological research may be submitted for any one of the above formats. Work that is not accepted for the author(s)' preferred format may be considered for presentation in other formats.
Papers and abstracts must be written in a format appropriate for anonymous review and employ gender-neutral language. Individual authors may submit only one paper or abstract as first author, though they may be co-authors on other submissions.
Please submit your paper or abstract via EasyChair by February 15, 2014.
40th Annual Meeting, June 2013
The next meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology will be 19-21 June 2014, at the University of British Columbia.
Keynote Speakers: Jerry Fodor and Michael Tomasello
Retrospective on the SPP: Ned Block, Susan Carey, Jerry Fodor, Lila Gleitman and Alison Gopnik.
Joint Attention: Amanda Woodward, Herb Clark, John Campbell, and Elizabeth Redcay.
Psychopathy: James Blair, Patricia Greenspan, Bob Hare, and Del Paulhus.
Visual Perception and Attention: Tyler Burge, Brian Scholl, Jiaying Zhao, and Christopher Mole.
Nativism and Empiricism--The State of the Art: Linda Smith, Eric Margolis, and Kiley Hamlin.
Color Vision: Kathleen Akins, and Jonathan Cohen.
Origins of Propositional Thought: Susan Carey, Ruth Millikan, Paul Pietroski, and Fei Xu.
Dretske's Legacy: Brian Sykrms, John Perry, Louise Antony, and Murat Aydede.
Updates and additional speakers will be posted as more information becomes available.
There will also be addresses by SPP President Alan Leslie and by the winner of the 2014 Stanton Prize, which is awarded to a leading new interdisciplinary researcher; past winners have included Joshua Greene, Adina Roskies, Joshua Knobe, and Edouard Machery.
The SPP Program Committee Chairs for 2014 are Kiley Hamlin (University of British Columbia) and Josh Armstrong (UCLA).
For further information, see the meetings page. Inquiries about the meeting should be directed to the program chairs. Inquiries about the local arrangements should be directed to the local arrangements chairs Murat Aydede (UBC) and Christopher Mole (UBC).