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We consider papers from any and all areas of philosophy. Papers should not exceed 4000 words and must be accompanied by a brief abstract of ~200 words. Only submissions by current undergraduates will be considered. Please send in digital format (.doc, .pdf, .odt). Submissions that are purely exegetical (i.e. do not contain original argumentative work) will not be considered for publication.

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