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:: Calls :: The VII Meeting of Ethics and Political Philosophy will be held at University of Minho, Braga, on June 15-16. Keynote speakers are Kimberley Bronwlee (Warwick) and Daniel Weinstock  (McGill). Deadline for abstracts is April 10.

The Organizers invite proposals for papers in any area of moral, political, or legal philosophy and in normative political theory.

This year we will host a special session on The Ethics of Dissent: Civil Disobedience, Conscientious Objection, and Whistleblowing, and plan to publish a selection of the papers from this session in a special issue of a peer-review academic journal.

Submissions should contain a 400-500 word abstract (pdf or word format) prepared for blind review along with 5 keywords. Include your name, contact information, affiliation, and a short bio in the text of the email. Please, specify whether you intend to submit your proposal for the special session.

Send you proposals to the conference email: bmepp2016@gmail.com. Further queries can be directed to the same address.

Notification of acceptance:  April 30,  2015.

Information about registration, accommodation and travelling is available on our site:


This event is organized by the Political Theory Group at CEHUM, University of Minho (Braga).