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Submission of contributions for GAP.11

As of today, our conference software ConfTool has been activated for the submission of section presentations to GAP.11. There are 17 sections at the congress (September 12–15, 2022) for which all interested persons can submit abstracts. More detailed submission information can be found on the congress website gap11.de or directly in this document.

For submission you have to register here in ConfTool. ...

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For open and critical academic discussion

Professor Kathleen Stock has resigned from her position at the University of Sussex after facing years of attacks from inside and outside the university. The attacks included public demands that Stock be removed from her post. After careful consideration, the executive committee of GAP has decided to issue a statement. You can find it here (in German).

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GAP.11 Satellite Workshops

Following the GAP.11 Congress, there will again be so-called satellite workshops. The 16th and 17th of September are reserved for this.

Satellite workshops can benefit in many ways from a connection to GAP.11 - vice versa, of course. If you would like to organize a satellite workshop following GAP.11, please send us your proposal via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript ...

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Call for Papers for GAP.11

At GAP.11, there will be sections with peer-reviewed papers as usual, providing a comprehensive forum for all areas of analytic philosophy. A new feature will be the section “Fachpolitisches Forum”, for which contributions can be submitted on issues in the profession. GAP cordially invites all interested persons to submit suitable contributions to GAP.11. The submission period begins on December 1, 2021 and ends on ...

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GAP Essay Award 2021

The essay question is:
What did Plato, Kant or Arendt grasp better than current analytic philosophy?

Further information can be found here.

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Access to the FID Philosophy for GAP members

The Fachinformationsdienst (FID) Philosophy provides access to journals, books and databases. GAP members now enjoy benefits upon registering at the FID Philosophy. For more information, see here (in German).

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Jury decision on the 2020 joint essay prize of the GAP and GPS

The Society for Analytic Philosophy (GAP) and Grazer Philosophische Studien (GPS) are pleased about the interest in the essay question: Are there moral experts? 

26 submissions were received (five of which were from women). A jury of six experts thoroughly considered the contributions, which were rendered anonymous. After careful deliberation, the jury has awarded the prize to:

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GAP is celebrating Hans Albert’s 100th birthday

Today, Febuary 8th, our honorary member Hans Albert is turning 100 years old. Read Rainer Hegselmann’s anniversary note (in German) here.

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Philosophy on the radio: Journalistic tools for sound broadcasting

March 18–20, 2021, with Simone Miller and Catherine Newmark (Deutschlandfunk Kultur, »Sein und Streit«). Further information can be found here (in German).

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