The Eighth Annual Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress
an international conference geared to offer the highest quality, highest altitude discussion of ethics, broadly conceived
University of Colorado, Boulder
August 6-9, 2015
The Center for Values and Social Policy in the Philosophy Department at the University of Colorado, Boulder is pleased to announce the eigth annual RoME congress. Papers from all areas of ethics and political theory are invited. To encourage the participation of junior scholars, the University of Colorado will be awarding a Young Ethicist Prize of $500 for most meritorious submission. The prize competition is open to any participating untenured philosopher (including, but not limited to, tenure-track faculty, instructors, and graduate students).
Richard J. Arneson (UCSD)
Shelly Kagan (Yale)
Nancy Sherman (Georgetown)
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Notification of acceptance: May 15, 2015 or thereabouts.
Abstracts only (750-1000 words). Shorter or longer abstracts will not be accepted. Double spaced, prepared for blind-review. Please submit abstracts electronically (in Word format) both to Benjamin Hale and Alastair Norcross. If you do not receive confirmation from one of us within a few days, please resend your submission.
Contacts/Organizers of RoME
Registration (to cover receptions and keynotes):
Travel to Boulder:
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