Dialectica is a general analytic philosophy journal and the official organ of the European Society of Analytic Philosophy. Between 2004 and 2019 it has been published by Blackwell-Wiley Publishing and its contents are available through Wiley Online Library. As of 2020 the journal will be published in full open access.
In recent years, dialectica has published articles by Paul Boghossian, John Divers, Iris Einheuser, Kit Fine, Wolfgang Künne, Fraser MacBride, Diego Marconi, Christopher Peacocke, François Récanati, Ralph Wedgwood, Timothy Williamson and Crispin Wright, as well as special issues on the philosophy of Kit Fine, Herbert Hochberg, Paolo Casalegno, vectors, justification, belief, concepts and Gödel's "dialectica" interpretation. It is edited in Switzerland, publishes predominantly systematic and theoretical philosophy and aims to become the best journal on the European Continent.
Since 2000, dialectica practices double-blind refereeing and blind editing. We have recently updated our submission statistics and would like to share the following information, of possible interest to the philosophical community:
Click here for the detailed submission statistics for 2000-2018.
Dialectica is ranked A on the European Research Index for the Humanities of the European Science Foundation and is also ranked A in the Australian's Research Council's ERA for 2010. Marc Lange, "A Tale of Two Vectors", dialectica 63:4, 397-431 has been elected one of the ten best papers of 2009 according by the Philosophers' Annual.
Dialectica practices double blind refereeing, as well as blind editing, and follows the "Guidelines for the Handling of Manuscripts by the Editors of Philosophy Journals" of the Association of Philosophy Journal Editors.
Authors are encouraged to submit short articles and discussion notes to the Notes and Discussions section, in particular (but not exclusively) of articles published by dialectica.
Dialectica publishes articles in English. In special cases, it assists in the translation of excellent articles written in other languages.
Dialectica also publishes book reviews, which are commissioned by the reviews editor. It does no longer publish special issues that are not edited by members of the Editorial Committee.
Dialectica has published articles by the following authors:
|A.J. Ayer||Y. Bar-Hillel||R. Barcan Marcus|
|M. Black||P. Bernays||N. Bohr|
|M. Born||L. de Broglie||R. Carnap|
|R.M. Chisholm||B. Curry||D. Davidson|
|J. Dieudonné||A. Einstein||J. McDowell|
|D. Føllesdal||M. Fréchet||H. Freudenthal|
|K. Gödel||W. Heisenberg||M. Hesse|
|J. Hintikka||C.G. Jung||L. Ladrièｨre|
|P. Lorenzen||W. Pauli||C. Perelman|
|J. Piaget||G. Polya||K. Popper|
|H. Putnam||W.V. Quine||H. Reichenbach|
|R. Rorty||R. Ruyer||J. Searle|
|D. Shapere||Th. Skolem||E. Stenius|
|R. Thom||J. Vuillemin||N. Wiener|
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