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ISIH Conference Rescheduled

The International Society for Intellectual History 2012-2013 Conference Committee can confirm that The Importance of Learning: Liberal Education and Scholarship in Historical Perspective has been rescheduled, and will now take place over the 5-7 June, 2013, at Princeton University. On account of the rescheduling of the conference, the adjudication of proposals, and thus the selection of […]

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Charles Schmitt Prize 2012: Winner Announced

The ISIH is delighted to announce the winner of the third annual Charles Schmitt Prize in Intellectual History. The 2012 prize has been awarded to Brian Fox of The Graduate Centre of the City University of New York for his essay ‘Carl Schmitt and Donoso Cortés’. He wins £250, £50 worth of Routledge books, and […]

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CFP: The Importance of Learning: Liberal Education and Scholarship in Historical Perspective

The ISIH is delighted to issue the CFP for its twelfth international conference: The Importance of Learning: Liberal Education and Scholarship in Historical Perspective, Princeton University, 5-7 June 2013 (please note new date). The ideal of liberal education, long a mainstay of Western ideals of higher education, is suddenly under attack the world over. In […]

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Charles Schmitt Prize 2012

As the result of generous donations from an anonymous donor and our publisher (Routledge), the International Society for Intellectual History is offering, on an annual basis, a prize to honour the contribution of the late Charles Schmitt to intellectual history. The prize is £250, plus £50 worth of Routledge books, and a year’s free membership of […]

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Charles Schmitt Prize 2011: Winner Announced

The ISIH is delighted to announce the winner of the second annual Charles Schmitt Prize in Intellectual History. The 2011 prize has been awarded to Alec Hickmott of the University of Virginia for his essay ‘“Brothers, Come North”: African American Radicalism and Protest in the Rural South, 1917-1923’. He wins £500, £50 worth of Routledge […]

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CFP: Philosophical Correspondence and the Republic of Letters

The 11th Bucharest-Princeton Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy, which will take place in Bran, Transylvania on 2–8 July 2011, is currently seeking contributions. Organised by the Research Centre for the Foundations of Modern Thought (FME) at the University of Bucharest in collaboration with the Philosophy Department at Princeton University, this year’s event takes as its […]

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CFP: Mihajlov’s Quest for Democracy and Human Rights

Proposals are invited for the international symposium The First Freedoms: Mihajlov’s Quest for Democracy and Human Rights, which will take place at the Hilton Pasadena, California on 4–7 August 2011. This interdisciplinary gathering will re-assess the life, work, and legacy of Mihajlo Mihajlov (1934–2010), a leading writer and dissident in the former Yugoslavia. The deadline for […]

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CFP: Intellectual Geography: Comparative Studies, 1550-1700

Proposals are invited for Intellectual Geography: Comparative Studies, 1550-1700, to be held at St Anne’s College of the University of Oxford on 5–7 September 2011. The conference, which forms part of the Mellon-funded research project Cultures of Knowledge: An Intellectual Geography of the Seventeenth-Century Republic of Letters, will explore prospects for an analytical geography of the […]

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CFP: History of Economics Society Conference

Contributions are being sought for the next History of Economics Society Conference, will be take place on 16–20 June 2011 at the University of Notre Dame, Indiana. You are encouraged add your voice to the historical contemplation of economic thought and action by submitting a paper or proposing a session. The deadline for paper and panel proposals […]

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Charles Schmitt Prize

The Society is currently inviting graduate students and recent postdocs to enter its Charles Schmitt Prize. Thanks to the  generous donations from an anonymous donor, the Istanbul Bilgi University, and Routledge, £500, £50 worth of Routledge books, and a year’s free membership of the ISIH (which includes subscription to the quarterly Intellectual History Review) will […]

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