Philosophies is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal promoting re-integration of diverse forms of philosophical reflection and scientific research on fundamental issues in science, technology and culture, published bimonthly online by MDPI. The International Society for Information Studies (IS4SI) is affiliated with Philosophies and their members receive a discount on the article processing charge. 
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
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  • Journal Rank: CiteScore - Q1 (Philosophy)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 25.9 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 7.2 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2023).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
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Communicative Philosophy Guest Editor: Jacqueline Martinez
Deadline: 17 June 2024
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Deadline: 1 July 2024
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Contemporary Natural Philosophy and Philosophies - Part 3 Guest Editors: Gordana Dodig-Crnkovic, Marcin J. Schroeder
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Agnosticism in the 21st Century Guest Editor: Francis Jonbäck
Deadline: 31 August 2024
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