General Editors

Area Editors

The following is list of the IEP area editors. See the desired articles by area page for listings of the most wanted articles for each area.

  • Aesthetics
  • African Philosophy
  • American Philosophy
  • Analytic Philosophy, History of
  • Ancient Philosophy
  • Chinese Philosophy
  • Continental Philosophy
  • Epistemology
  • Ethics
  • Feminist Philosophy
    • (open)
  • Indian Philosophy
  • Indigenous World Philosophy
    • (open)
  • Islamic Philosophy
    • Chad Hillier, (acting editor), Wilfrid Laurier University Brantford, Canada
  • Language, Philosophy of
    • Paul Saka, University of Texas, Pan American, U. S. A.
  • Law, Philosophy of
    • (open)
  • Logic
    • Jean-Yves Beziau, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazilian Research Council and Brazilian Academy of Philosophy, Brazil.
  • Mathematics, Philosophy of
    • Roy Cook, University of Minnesota, U. S. A.
  • Medieval Philosophy
  • Metaphysics, Contemporary
    • Joseph Campbell, (acting editor) Washington State University, Pullman, U. S. A.
  • Mind and Cognitive Science
  • Political Philosophy
  • Religion, Philosophy of
  • Renaissance Philosophy
  • Science, Philosophy of
  • Social Philosophy
  • Value Theory
    • Joel Dittmer, Missouri University of Science and Technology, U. S. A.
  • 17th Century European Philosophy
    • Matthew Homan (acting editor), Christopher Newport University, U.S.A.
  • 18th Century European Philosophy
    • Christian Onof, Birkbeck College, United Kingdom (German philosophy)
    • C. M. Lorkowski, Kent State University, U. S. A. (British philosophy)
    • Jeffrey Linz, Southern Illinois University, U. S. A. (French philosophy, acting editor)
  • 19th Century European Philosophy
    • Jim Dunson, Xavier University of Louisiana, U. S. A. (German philosophy)
    • (British and French philosophy editorships open)

See also: Former Editors

Recruiting Editor

Assistant to the General Editors

  • Josh May, University of Alabama at Birmingham, U. S. A.


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