Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

EPEKEINA is a new biannual peer-reviewed journal published by CRF - Centro Internazionale per la Ricerca Filosofica, a non-profit cultural association and independent research center founded in Palermo (Italy) in association with the local University. It covers a wide range of research on Ontology including Metaphysics, Epistemology, Ethics, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Mind, Political Philosophy, and other relevant areas of philosophical research. It seeks to provide an international platform for scholars worldwide to exchange their most recent philosophical research latest findings. The Journal is commited to making its contents free and open to the public with the intent of supporting the global exchange of knowledge.
All papers considered suitable for the journal are reviewed anonymously by at least two referees who may be external to the Reviewers or Editorial Board (That is, many other editorial members and referees' personal identifying information and CV are not available at this site).

 

Section Policies

History of the Platonic-Aristotelian Tradition

Editors
  • Andrea Le Moli
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Latin Philosophy and Culture

General Thematic Areas:

Latin Reception of Greek Cultural Patterns.

Roman Ethics and Philosophy of Mind.

Social Practices, Historical Changes and Philosophical Models at Rome.

Science, Moral and Social Development in Latin Literary Texts.

Cultural-Anthropological Backgrounds of Roman Philosophy.

Latin Language and Roman Thought.

Cultural Memory and Intellectual Trends in the Latin World.

In order to further elucidate the research fields covered by the present journal section, some specific examples of scholarly topics are listed below. However, the following items are simply intended to provide a basic orientation, since the above-mentioned areas clearly include a wider range of issues.

Ethics, Power, and the West: Stoicism and Latin Literature.

Behind Words: Lexical Matters and Rhetorical Strategies in Roman Philosophy.

Latin Poetry and Philosophical Beliefs: Genres, Traditions, and Innovations.

Epicureanism and Roman Morals: Cicero, Lucretius, and Beyond.

Platonism in the Latin World: From the Origins to Boethius.

Family Matters: the Role of Kinship in Roman Thought.

Between Polemic and Assimilation: Greek Philosophers at Rome.

Stories of Transformation: Latin Culture in Late Antiquity.

Signifying Philology: Textual Critical Issues and Intellectual History.

Natura Gubernans: Roman Natural Science from Republic to Empire.

From Text to Context: Studies in the Anthropology of the Roman World.

 

Editors
  • Rosa Rita Marchese
  • Fabio Tutrone
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Medieval Ontology

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Critical Ontology and Modern Age

Editors
  • Angelo Cicatello
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Hermeneutical and Phenomenological Ontology

Editors
  • Chiara Agnello
  • Rosa Maria Lupo
  • Alice Pugliese
  • Luca Vanzago
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Ontology and Deconstruction

Editors
  • Rosaria Caldarone
  • Joseph Cohen
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Social Ontology

Editors
  • Fabio Mazzocchio
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Mind and Language Ontology

Editors
  • Marco Carapezza
  • Francesco La Mantia
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Ontology and cognition

Editors
  • Carmelo Calì
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Proceedings

Transcription and edition of lectures, workshops, series of lessons, protocols and contributions to international congresses and conferences.

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Notes, Reports & Interviews

Resoconti di convegni, workshops filosofici, seminari e incontri nazionali e internazionali sui temi portanti dell'Ontologia.

Editors
  • Andrea Le Moli
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Book Reviews

Le uscite filosofiche più recenti nel panorama editoriale nazionale e internazionale analizzate e commentate.

Editors
  • Andrea Le Moli
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Miscellanea

Editors
  • Andrea Le Moli
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Discussions

Editors
  • Andrea Le Moli
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Ontology of Arts and Aesthetics

Editors
  • Andrea Le Moli
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Awarded Essays

Editors
  • Andrea Le Moli
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Peer Review Process

Journal operates with a Certified Double Blind Peer Review. All papers considered appropriate for the journal are reviewed anonymously by one or two (sometimes three) reviewers. Authors will be required to revise their paper(s) according to the reviewers' comments, and to sign a Copyright Transfer Agreement Form if their paper(s) is accepted for publication.

 

Registration

To submit papers you must be registered as author. Please request UserID and Password by sending an e-mail to: redazione@ricercafilosofica.it

 


ISSN: 2281-3209                DOI Prefix: 10.7408

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