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The Philosophical Quarterly is one of the most highly regarded and established academic journals in philosophy. In an age of increasing specialism, it remains committed to publishing high-quality articles from leading international scholars …Find out more
Most popular papers of 2016
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PQ essay prize winner
Congratulations to the winner of the 2015 Essay Prize, Matthew Babb from the University of Southern California for his essay "The Essential Indexicality of Intentional Action".
Philosopher of the month
In order to commemorate the countless philosophers who have shaped our thinking, every month we focus on the work, legacy, and lives of one titan in the field. Enjoy our free chapters and articles from across Oxford University Press’ books and journals publishing.
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Understanding the relationship between the mind and the body remains one of the most vexed problems in philosophy, cognitive science, and neuroscience. Throughout much of the last hundred years, physicalism has been the orthodox position in the philosophy of mind.
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Accepting high quality papers relating to all aspects of philosophy. The Philosophical Quarterly regularly publishes articles, discussions and reviews, and runs an annual Essay Prize. The outstanding book review section provides peer review and comment on significant philosophical books. We aim to offer authors speedy decisions on manuscripts submitted, and currently 90% of submissions are processed within three months.Find out how to submit
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