Azim Premji University, Bangalore, announces its 'Second International Seminar on Philosophy of Education' to be organised from May 12 to May 14, 2014, in Bangalore.
The First International Seminar on Philosophy of Education, which was held in January 2013, witnessed the participation of philosophers and scholars of education from across India, Europe, and North America, and presentations on a range of philosophical issues in education.
The Second International Seminar on Philosophy of Education is proposed to deliberate on a few interesting themes.
The university hereby calls for papers on the below mentioned themes of the seminar:
- Social Justice and Education
- Indian Philosophical Thoughts/ Thinkers and Education
- Nature of Educational Studies: Curricular and Pedagogic Issues
- Policy Issues in Education: Measurement and Assessment, Accountability, Quality in Education
Papers are invited from philosophers of education, philosophers, educationists, practitioners in education and students of education. Authors are advised to limit their contributions to 4500-6000 words. Papers should be prepared for blind review, and sent along with a 300-words abstract on or before January 1, 2014.
The papers may be sent either through email (firstname.lastname@example.org), or they can be sent to the following address:
Philosophy of Education, Azim Premji University
PES Institute of Technology Campus,
Pixel Park, B Block,
Electronic City, Hosur Road, (Beside NICE Road)
A top sheet containing the following information must be affixed to each contribution:
(i) Author Name(s)
(ii) Title of the Paper
(iii) Designation and Institutional Affiliation
(iv) E-mail ID. The document should be saved in the name of the author (first author's name in case of joint authors). Please send the documents either in Windows or Linux Open Office format.
- Paper Submission: January 1, 2014
- Communication for acceptance of the paper: February 15, 2014
- International Seminar: May 11- 13, 2014.