Call for Papers: The Joint Conference of the European and British Associations for the Philosophy of Sport, April 2014

universite-de-lorraineThe European Association for the Philosophy of Sport is holding its 2nd conference, in conjunction with the British Philosophy of Sport Association, and are calling for abstracts. The special theme for this conference is ‘alternative body practices’ concerned with Aesthetics, Naturism, Ecology and Holism towards a new description of Health, Wellness, Hedonism and Awareness. However, other topics in the philosophy of sport will also be welcomed.

  • Location: Lorraine University, Nancy, France
  • Dates: 17-19 April 2014
  • Deadline for abstract: 1 December 2013

Guidelines for Abstract Submission

Besides usual individual papers, proposals for panel discussions with a list of no more than 5 participants, are also welcome.

Papers must be prepared in English or French. The Programme Committee are very keen to encourage contributors to submit early versions of abstracts or papers for comment and for advice on language issues. We are happy to receive abstract submissions any time from now.

  • Abstract (200-300 words) final submission date: December 1st 2013
  • Accepted abstracts will receive notification: January   15th 2014
  • Required format is MS Word Times New Roman 12pt, single spacing, with indicative bibliography; all to fit on one side of A4
  • Concerning abstract submission in English or related:
    • Proposal: (Title, Biography, Email, Abstract (200 words) 5 key words): 1 December 2013)
    • Email to: s.j.parry@leeds.ac.uk
    • Acceptance after review by Scientific Committee (15 January 2014)
  • Concerning abstract submission in French or related:
    • Proposal: (Title, Biography, Email, Abstract (200 words) 5 key words): 1 December 2013)
    • Email to: bernard.andrieu@univ-lorraine.fr
    • Acceptance after review by Scientific Committee (15 January 2014)

Publication
Final papers may be considered for publication in a range of journals associated in with EAPS and its members, in accordance with normal submission guidelines, e.g: Sport, Ethics and Philosophy; Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Kinanthropologica; etc. With SFPS and its members: in accordance with normal submission guidelines, e.g: Corps; Sociétés; Recherches & Education

Enquiries
Enquiries should be directed to the Conference Organisers: Pr Bernard Andrieu, Bernard.andrieu@univ-lorraine.fr and Prof Dr Jim Parry, s.j.parry@leeds.ac.uk

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