Call for Papers: Metaphysical Society of America

Theme: Metaphysics and Political Thought The theme of the 2019 Metaphysical Society of America Annual Meeting in Seattle (March 28-31, 2019) will be “Metaphysics and Political Thought.” Papers on any aspect of this wide topic are welcome. Possible paper topics can be either thematic or historical. Regarding the former, consider the following questions that can…

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Whitehead Book Sale – 30% Off!

Select titles from the Whitehead Research Project’s Contemporary Whitehead Studies series are now available for 30% off. Buy them yourself or encourage your library to get a copy as well. Let’s show there is a strong market for Whitehead scholarship. You may find information on the titles available plus an order form here, or visit Rowman.com and use code LEX30AUTH18 to order online.…

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Call for Papers: SSPP at APA

The Society for the Study of Process Philosophies is issuing a call for papers for its meeting at the APA-Eastern convention in New York City from January 7-10, 2019. Papers can be in any area of process thought.   A CALL FOR PAPERS is being issued on this year’s theme: ‘Process’ and Related Concepts. Submissions are…

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Call for Papers: 5th European Summer School in Process Thought

The Faculty of Arts of the University of South Bohemia is proud to be hosting the 5th European Summer School in Process Thought, which will be devoted to a wide range of aesthetic themes and problems considered from the point of view of process thought. “AESTHETICS AND PROCESS PHILOSOPHY” Whitehead uses aesthetic notions in a very…

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Process Course on Lent

Nine Promises of Lent Led by Patricia Adams Farmer and Jay McDaniel Wednesday, February 14 – Friday, March 30   The season of Lent is filled with promise. That is, Lent comes to us each year with fertile possibilities for spiritual growth and creative transformation. Not only Christians, but people of all faiths or no…

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Call for Papers: Open Theology

Open Theology invites submissions for the topical issue “Intersubjectivity and Reciprocal Causality within Contemporary Understanding of the God-World Relationship,” edited by Joseph A. Bracken (Xavier University, USA). Description Relationality and intersubjectivity are terms frequently used in contemporary systematic theology. Both terms seemingly presuppose a more socially oriented approach to reality, a new awareness of the…

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Process Perspectives 40.1

The latest issue of Process Perspectives is available online! This issue is all about art, beauty, and design. It features work by Sinan von Stietencron, Patricia Adams Farmer, and Jesse Turri in addition to updates about recent CPS programs and process news from around the world. Process Perspectives is available online at no cost. If you…

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New Book: Divine Echoes by Mark Karris

 Can we engage in prayer that is more effective, less harmful, and doesn’t make God look bad? Theologian, therapist, and ordained pastor Mark Karris offers a first-of-a-kind book that explores petitionary prayer alongside theodicy, social justice, and personal moral responsibility. Is petitionary prayer an archaic and superstitious practice better left for old-time religious folk? Is…

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New Book on Whitehead

The Quantum of Explanation advances a bold new theory of how explanation ought to be understood in philosophical and cosmological inquiries. Using a complete interpretation of Alfred North Whitehead’s philosophical and mathematical writings and an interpretive structure that is essentially new, Auxier and Herstein argue that Whitehead has never been properly understood, nor has the depth…

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