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Last updated: August 2016

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Journal of the History of Philosophy



Founded in response to a motion passed by the Eastern Division of the American Philosophical Association in December 1957 approving "the establishment of a journal devoted to the history of philosophy," the Journal of the History of Philosophy is an internationally recognized quarterly that publishes peer-reviewed articles, notes, discussions, and book reviews devoted to the history of Western philosophy, broadly conceived.


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Now in its fifty-fourth year, the Journal is published by The Johns Hopkins University Press and is available online at Project Muse.



"The Journal of the History of Philosophy is the oldest journal devoted to scholarship in English on all periods of the history of philosophy. It has been the venue for many seminal articles over the years, and its articles and extensive reviews remain indispensible reading for every student of the history of philosophy."
Paul Guyer, University of Pennsylvania


"The Journal of the History of Philosophy has established itself as the leading American journal in the field; it is essential reading for anyone with a serious interest in the history of philosophy."
Nicholas Jolley, University of California, Irvine

Announcements


January 25, 2017

The JHP Board of Directors awards an annual prize of $1,500 for the best contribution to the Articles selection in the Journal. On the Board’s behalf, we are pleased to announce that the winner of the twelfth-annual prize is 
Jean-Luc Solère for "The Coherence of Bayle's Theory of Toleration" JHP 54.1 (January 2016): 21-46.



December 10, 2016

The JHP Board of Directors awards an annual prize of $5,000 for the best book published in the history of philosophy the previous year. On the Board’s behalf, we are pleased to announce that the winner of the prize for 2016 is
Donald C. Ainslie's Hume's True Scepticism (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015).


May 25, 2016

The JHP is pleased to announce that
Al McLuckie
(PhD, Stanford) will take over as Managing Editor of the JHP on July 1, 2016.

The editorial office of the JHP will move from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, to the Department of Philosophy at the University of Alberta on that date as well.

The new contact information for the JHP will be as follows:

Email: jhphil@ualberta.ca

Postal address for hard-copy submissions:
Editor
Journal of the History of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy
University of Alberta
2-40 Assiniboia Hall
Edmonton
Alberta T6G 2E7
Canada



May 25, 2016

On behalf of the Board of Directors, we are pleased to announce that the recipients of this year's Kristeller-Popkin Travel Fellowships are Anna Corrias (University College, London) and Sander Verhaegh (University of Groningen).

We are also pleased to announce that the recipient of this year's Jan Wojcik Prize is Daniel Colette (University of S. Florida).