Prize: Hume after 300 Years

The Philosophical Quarterly invites submissions for its 2011 international prize essay competition, the topic of which is ‘Hume after 300 Years’.

The closing date for submissions is 1st November 2011


Prize: Hume after 300 Years

2011 marks the tercentenary of the birth of David Hume. Entries are invited on all aspects of Hume’s philosophy. Particularly welcome will be essays on relatively neglected parts of Hume’s corpus: for example, his theory of space and time; his typology of the passions; the Treatise account of political obligation; the first (1741-1742) volumes of Essays, Moral and Political; the second Enquiry; the Four Dissertations.

The author of the winning entry will receive £1500

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