ASACP Conference 2012

University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
9-11 July 2012

Call for Papers

The ASACP 2012 Conference will be held from 9-11 July 2012 at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

Keynote Speaker: Professor Roger Ames, University of Hawai’i

Conference Theme: Relationships in Asian and Comparative Philosophy

The conference committee invites submissions of proposals for papers in all areas of Asian and Comparative Philosophy especially on the topic of relationships, although there will also be a focus on the following streams:

Ethics, Personhood and Relationships
Ethics, Environment and Development
Knowledge, Action and Fallibility
Methodology in Comparative Philosophy
Comparative East Asian and South Asian Philosophies

Proposals for papers (that is, abstracts of around 100 words) should be submitted via email to A/Prof Karyn Lai ( Closing date for proposals: 31 May 2012.

The committee especially encourages the participation of graduate students. There are accommodation subsidies available for graduate students (conditions apply) as well as an essay competition. Please refer to the Assistance for Graduate Students page for more information. On behalf of the ASACP Conference Organising Committee, I look forward to seeing you at the conference in Sydney.

Karyn Lai
Associate Professor of Philosophy, School of Humanities
Convenor, BA Program, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Acting Director, Confucius Institute (UNSW)

University of New South Wales
NSW 2052
Tel: +61-2-9385 1194
Fax: +61-2-9385 1029

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