Call for papers for a special journal issue on EA

I’m pleased to an­nounce that Jeff Jon­son and I will be co-edit­ing an is­sue of Es­says in Philos­o­phy fo­cused on effec­tive al­tru­ism. Pos­si­ble top­ics in­clude, but are not limited to:

  • Cause se­lec­tion and prioritization

  • The ethics of ca­reer choice

  • Effec­tive al­tru­ism and ex­is­ten­tial risk

  • Effec­tive an­i­mal activism

  • Sys­temic change vs. al­ter­na­tive paths to impact

  • Proven vs. spec­u­la­tive causes

  • The de­mand­ing­ness of effec­tive altruism

  • The moral foun­da­tions of effec­tive altruism

The sub­mis­sion dead­line is Septem­ber 30, 2016. You can find more in­for­ma­tion here.