CALL FOR PAPERS
THE BRITISH SOCIETY FOR ETHICAL THEORY
University of Edinburgh, UK
14-16th July 2008
Invited Speakers: Barbara Herman (UCLA), Wlodek Rabinowicz (Lund)
Papers are invited for the annual conference of the British Society for Ethical
Theory, to be held at the University of Edinburgh. The subject area is open
within metaethics and normative ethics. Papers on topics in applied ethics or
the history of ethics may also be considered provided they are also of wider
Papers, which should be unpublished at the time of submission, should be in
English, no longer than 6500 words, readable in at most 45 minutes and in a
form suitable for blind review. Please send your submission electronically, and
include an abstract, as well as your full name, address and academic
affiliation. Those who submitted papers for our previous conferences -
successfully or otherwise - are welcome to submit again (though not of course
the same papers!).
Please tell us if you are a postgraduate student: submissions from
are encouraged as our aim is that some such should be represented at the
Selected conference papers will be published in the journal “Ethical Theory and
Moral Practice”. Please make clear in any covering letter whether you wish your
paper to be considered for publication here as well as for the conference
The deadline for submissions is 7th December, 2007.
Papers and accompanying particulars should be emailed to Dr. Elinor Mason:
Note that ONLY electronic submissions will be accepted.