The 14th Biennial World-Conference will take place at the University of Calabria, Cosenza (Italy), August 20-23, 2014


Organized by In collaboration with
European John
Dewey Society
University of Calabria
University of Basilicata
University of Salerno
University of Rome “Tor Vergata”

The conference theme for 2014 is:
“Old and new generations in the 21st century: Shifting landscapes of education”


Papers are invited for the 14th conference of the International Network of Philosophers of Education. Papers should have a philosophical bearing on education or childrearing.

Conference papers and discussions will be organised around the following sub-themes:

  • Authority and responsibility in teacher-student/parent-child relationships today
  • The 21st century school and university as sites for democracy
  • The impact of new technologies for teaching and learning
  • Changing conceptions of youth and adulthood
  • The neuroscientific turn in education and childrearing
  • Shifting boundaries between public and private dimensions of education and childrearing
  • Education, childrearing and the search for a common world
  • Italian philosophies of education

Download the Call for Papers of INPE 2014 here!