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Ephemeris is housed under the Union College Philosophy Department starting with Ephemeris 2019

CFP Ephemeris 2019

Undergraduate Journal of Philosophy
Call for undergraduate papers

Ephemeris is an undergraduate journal of philosophy dedicated to publishing exceptional undergraduate writing grounded in the distinct value and interest of the philosophical endeavor.

Contributions: Contributions are solicited in all areas of the philosophical discipline. Contributions should take the form of essay, article, or short note. Review articles are welcome. Please include a short abstract describing the thesis of the paper and main conclusions.

Submission: Be sure to include your name, postal and email addresses, and the university or college in which you are enrolled as an undergraduate.

Please send your work and any correspondence to . You should receive a confirmation of receipt shortly thereafter.

Submission Deadline: January 6th, 2019.

Table of Contents Ephemeris 2018

Print copies EPHEMERIS 2018 are available after October 20, 2018. We thank the authors for their submissions, the good work and the hard work. We will announce when print copies are available and pdfs of the essays will be made available on this page shortly.

There will be changes coming to Ephemeris, including a new website and new management. More about this when details are settled.

Schlegel and Plato on Idealism
Natalie Mathes
The George Washington University

“Desire is the Mark of the Creature”
Noah Nathaniel Neiber
Rockford University

The Tesla Problem: Trolleys, Proximity, and Duty
Charles Harry Smith
The London School of Economics

Immigrant Detention Revisited
Nealay Vasavda
University of Oxford

Non-Identity Problem in Context of Mitigating Historical Injustice
Brian Wong
Pembroke College, University of Oxford

Table of Contents Ephemeris 2017

Conceivability, Possibility, and Harder Problems  
     Samuel Boardman   
     University of Manchester  
The Universality of Beauty: Accounting for Differences in Taste   
     Lindsay Cooley    
     Portland State University 
In Defense of the Identified Victim Bias  
     Emma Curran       
     London School of Economics        
Phenomenal Conservatism and the Belief-Appearance Problem 
     Zakary Drabczyk   
     Grand Valley State University  

Table of Contents Ephemeris 2016

The Extension of the Extended Mind
James Brown / Lancaster University

On the Ontological Difference between Past, Present and Future
Daniel Davis / University of York

The Problem of Existence
Joseph Levy / Western Washington University

Grice's Theory of Communication and the Interpretation of Law
Marat Shardimgaliev / Radboud University Nijmegen

Legality and Morality of US Detention Centers
Nealay Vasavda / Union College

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