CFP: 2017 Meeting of the Canadian Society for the Study of Practical Ethics (CSSPE)

Submission deadline: January 15, 2017

Conference date(s):
May 30, 2017 - June 1, 2017

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Conference Venue:

Ryerson University, Toronto
Toronto, Canada

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Canadian Society for the Study of Practical Ethics (CSSPE)


“From Far & Wide: The Next 150”

May 30 - June 1, 2017

Ryerson University, Toronto, ON

Keynote Speaker: Sandra Tomsons (University of Winnipeg)

We invite submissions for papers and presentations on any topic in applied ethics and applied politics, broadly understood. Abstracts reflecting on Canadian legacy or future practical ethical challenges in Canada are especially encouraged.

Abstracts should be no more than 300 words, prepared for blind review, and are due by January 15, 2017.  Please send files that are Word, Rich Text, or Pages format.  We prefer not to deal with PDF files where possible.

Please send your abstract to [email protected]  

Students are eligible for the Don MacNiven Student Essay Prize. If the abstract is selected for the conference, a paper suitable for a 20 minute presentation must be submitted along with proof of student status by April 1, 2017 to be eligible for the essay prize.

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Local Area Co-ordinator

Alex Wellington, [email protected]

Program Chairs

Dianne  Lalonde, [email protected]

Andrew Molas,    [email protected]  
Kira Tomsons,     [email protected]

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