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Philosophy Today

An International Journal of Contemporary Philosophy

Philosophy Today is an international peer-reviewed journal that reflects the current questions, topics and debates of contemporary philosophy, with a particular focus on continental philosophy. It is especially interested in original work at the intersection of philosophy, political theory, comparative literature, and cultural studies. It seeks to provoke discussion and debate among various intellectual traditions, including critical theory, phenomenology, hermeneutics, feminism, and psychoanalysis. The journal provides space for reviews, as well as translations of works of contemporary philosophical figures originally published in other languages.

Contributors include Linda Martín Alcoff, Alain Badiou, Étienne Balibar, Hans Urs von Balthasar, Zygmunt Bauman, Martin Buber, Judith Butler, Albert Camus, Marcia Sá Cavalcante Schuback, Hélène Cixous, Jacques Derrida, Enrique Dussel, Eugen Fink, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Étienne Gilson, Romano Guardini, Werner Hamacher, Martin Heidegger, Michel Henry, Bonnie Honig, Jean Hyppolite, Karl Jaspers, Hans Jonas, David Farrell Krell, Emmanuel Levinas, Jean-François Lyotard, Jean-Luc Marion, Chantal Mouffe, Arne Næss, Jean-Luc Nancy, Kelly Oliver, José Ortega y Gasset, Karl Rahner, Jacques Rancière, Paul Ricoeur, John Sallis, Gianni Vattimo, Iris Marion Young, Santiago Zabala, and Slavoj Žižek.

Philosophy Today is owned by the department and published on its behalf by the Philosophy Documentation Center. It is published in both print and electronic formats and all issues are available online. Access options, forthcoming articles, submission guidelines, and email updates are available at

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Philosophy Today    Established 1957    |    ISSN 0031-8256    |    eISSN 2329-8596

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