Categories and Editors

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General Editors
David Bourget (University of Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (Australian National University; New York University)

Assistant General Editor: Steve Pearce (UWO)

Areas and Area Editors
Metaphysics and Epistemology
Epistemology (Matthew McGrath)
Metaphilosophy (Jonathan Ichikawa)
Metaphysics (Jonathan Schaffer)
Philosophy of Action (Constantine Sandis)
Philosophy of Language (Berit Brogaard)
Philosophy of Mind (David Chalmers, David Bourget)
Philosophy of Religion (Thomas Senor)
Value Theory (Daniel Star)
Aesthetics (Rafael De Clercq)
Applied Ethics (Ezio Di Nucci)
Meta-Ethics (Daniel Star)
Normative Ethics (Jussi Suikkanen)
Philosophy of Gender, Race, and Sexuality (Lynne Tirrell)
Philosophy of Law (Aness Webster)
Social and Political Philosophy
Value Theory, Miscellaneous (Gwen Bradford)
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Metaphysics and Epistemology (49,938)
Epistemology (8,589)Matthew McGrath
Epistemological States and Properties (1,280 | 23)
Belief* (331 | 40)Rima Basu
Reasons* (675 | 33)Errol Lord
Thought and Thinking* (109 | 32)
Epistemological Theories (1,416 | 26)
Empiricism* (56 | 25)
Metaphilosophy (2,181)Jonathan Ichikawa
Experimental Philosophy (718)James Andow
Metaphysics (8,817)Jonathan Schaffer
Causation (859)Thomas Blanchard
Modality (816 | 29)
Objects (1,291)Daniel Z. Korman
Persons (931 | 15)Timothy Campbell
The Self (148 | 59)
Philosophy of Action (4,436)Constantine Sandis
Action Theory (1,233 | 5)Andrei Buckareff
Philosophy of Language (7,684)Berit Brogaard
Meaning (1,793 | 65)Steven Gross
Specific Expressions (1,726 | 9)Michael De
Adverbs (5)
Quotation (27)
Philosophy of Mind (12,513)David Chalmers and David Bourget
Philosophy of Consciousness (2,908 | 191)David Chalmers
Intentionality (1,883 | 103)Robert D. Rupert
Perception (2,927 | 90)Benj Hellie
Metaphysics of Mind (916 | 103)
Free Will* (1,199 | 11)Justin A. Capes
Mental States and Processes (2,824 | 62)
Philosophy of Religion (4,670)Thomas Senor
Religious Topics (1,038 | 34)
Prayer (29)
Prophecy (10)
M&E, Misc (129)
Value Theory (35,549)Daniel Star
Aesthetics (3,742)Rafael De Clercq
Applied Ethics (7,290)Ezio Di Nucci
Biomedical Ethics (2,695 | 281)L. Syd M Johnson
Business Ethics (455 | 84)Joakim Sandberg
Meta-Ethics (3,578)Daniel Star
Normative Ethics (4,613)Jussi Suikkanen
Moral Psychology (1,833 | 73)Joshua May
Philosophy of Gender, Race, and Sexuality (2,605)Lynne Tirrell
Feminist Philosophy (976 | 58)Ásta .
Philosophy of Race (709 | 34)Quayshawn Spencer
Affirmative Action* (17 | 2)
Philosophy of Law (1,480)Aness Webster
Social and Political Philosophy (9,915)
Rights (998 | 40)Tom Dougherty
Social Philosophy (383 | 41)
Social Epistemology* (1,182 | 214)
Social Ethics* (485 | 73)
Culture and Cultures* (469 | 33)
Value Theory, Miscellaneous (1,759)Gwen Bradford