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APA Announces Winners of the 2019 Public Philosophy Op-Ed Contest

Tuesday, August 13, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Linda Nuoffer
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The APA is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 Public Philosophy Op-Ed Contest, which awards a $100 prize check per essay. Congratulations to all!

Brendan de Kenessey (University of Toronto)
People are dying because we misunderstand how those with addiction think
Vox.com

Benjamin Mitchell-Yellin (Sam Houston State University)
The Mirror Test and the Problem of Understanding Other Minds
Psychology Today

Amia Srinivasan (St. John’s College, Oxford)
Does anyone have the right to sex?
London Review of Books

Bryan Van Norden (Vassar College)
The Ignorant Do Not Have a Right to an Audience
The Stone (The New York Times)

Karina Vold (University of Cambridge)
Are ‘you’ just inside your skin or is your smartphone part of you?
Aeon Magazine

The winners will receive their awards at an upcoming APA divisional meeting.

Learn more about this contest by visiting the Public Philosophy Op-Ed Contest page.


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