Paper Journals
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Ethics

* American Journal of Bioethics
Relies on Javascript for some of its content for some reason, but most of it's accessible.,
* Australian Journal of Professional and Applied Ethics
"The Australian Journal of Professional and Applied Ethics is the official journal of the Australian Association for Professional and Applied Ethics. It is published twice a year by the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics."
* Between the Species: A Journal of Ethics
A quarterly publication of the Schweitzer Center of the San Francisco Bay Institute/Congress of Cultures. Just contact information at the moment.
* Bioethics
Journal of the International Association of Bioethics.
* Business Ethics: A European Review
" quarterly scholarly journal, which aims to advance knowledge and understanding at every level on all issues relating to ethics in business. Its focus is primarily, though not exclusively, European."
* Business Ethics Quarterly
Basic details of the journal; table of contents of the current issue.
* Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics
"The International Journal for Healthcare Ethics and Ethics Committees. [...] designed to address the challenges of biology, medicine and healthcare and to meet the needs of professionals serving on healthcare ethics committees in hospitals, nursing homes, hospices and rehabilitation centres. The aim of the journal is to serve as the international forum for the wide range of serious and urgent issues faced by members of healthcare ethics committees, physicians, nurses, social workers, clergy, lawyers and community representatives."
* Developing World Bioethics
"provides long needed case studies, teaching materials, news in brief, and legal backgrounds to bioethics scholars and students in developing and developed countries alike. This companion journal to Bioethics also features high-quality peer reviewed original articles."
* Christian Bioethics: Non-Ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality
Only special themed issues are published.
* Environmental Values
"concerned with the basis and justification of environmental policy. It aims to bring together contributions from philosophy, law, economics and other disciplines, which relate to the present and future environment of humans and other species; and to clarify the relationship between practical policy issues and more fundamental underlying principles or assumptions."
* Ethical Perspectives: Journal of the European Ethics Network
Its primary goal is "is the promotion of dialogue between fundamental and applied ethics at an international level. It strives to accomplish this through interdisciplinary collaboration among ethicists and specialists from diverse sciences."
* Ethica
Now completely frames-crippled.
* Ethics
"Founded in 1890, Ethics is an international journal of moral, political, and legal philosophy. It publishes work from disciplines that have a normative dimension, including philosophy, law, economics, and social and political theory."
* Ethics and Bahaviour
"publishes articles on an array of topics pertaining to various moral issues and conduct."
* Ethics & International Affairs
"The Carnegie Council's flagship publication [...] an interdisciplinary resource for scholars, students, and policy analysts concerned with the moral dimensions of global issues. Published twice a year, the journal covers global justice, civil society, democratization, international law, intervention, sanctions, and related topics."
* Ethics and the Environment
Based at the University of Georgia, it's "an interdisciplinary forum for theoretical and practical articles, discussions, reviews, comments, and book reviews in the broad area encompassed by environmental ethics." Also available on line.
* Ethik in der Medizin
Poorly designed Web page, with little information.
* Etica & Politica
Produced by the Dipartimento di Filosofia, Università di Trieste. Web page full of style, so difficult to make anything out.
* Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics
Published by the Eubios Ethics Institute, the official journal of the Asian Bioethics Association (ABA) and the International Union of Biological Sciences (IUBS) Bioethics Program.
* Hastings Centre Report
"devoted to ethical issues in medicine and the life sciences."
* International Journal of Applied Philosophy
"committed to the view that philosophy can and should be brought to bear upon the practical issues of life".
* IRB: Ethics & Human Research
"In scholarly articles, case studies, and special columns, [it] probes the ethical issues confronting investigators, participants, members of institutional review boards, research administrators, and others involved in research with human subjects."
* Jahrbuch für Recht und Ethik: Richtlinien für die Genetik
Annual Review of Law and Ethics: Guidelines for Genetics. Based at the Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Institut für Strafrecht, Strafprozessrecht, Kriminologie.
* Jahrbuch für Wissenschaft und Ethik
"Es veröffentlicht Originalbeiträge, Berichte über wissenschaftliche Konferenzen und Forschungsprojekte aus dem Bereich der Ethik sowie wichtige Dokumente nationaler und internationaler Institutionen.Quot;
* Journal of Applied Philosophy
Deatils of the Journal, contents, etc., plus an archive of abstracts.
* Journal of Buddhist Ethics
I couldn't access anything details of the site, as (for no good reason, as usual) it uses Javascript for some of its internal links.
* Journal of Ethics
Journal of the Society for Ethics; includes all the usual details for would-be subscribers and submitters.
* Journal of Medical Ethics
"a leading international journal that reflects the whole field of medical ethics. The journal seeks to promote ethical reflection and conduct in scientific research and medical practice. [...] Subscribers to the Journal of Medical Ethics also receive Medical Humanities journal at no extra cost."
* Journal of Medicine and Philosophy
"This bimonthly publication explores the shared themes and concerns of philosophy and the medical sciences. Central issues in medical research and practice have important philosophical dimensions, for in treating disease and promoting health, medicine involves presuppositions about human goals and values."
* Journal of Moral Education
"provides a unique interdisciplinary forum for consideration of all aspects of moral education and development across the lifespan. It contains philosophical analyses, reports of empirical research and evaluation of educational strategies which address a range of value issues and the process of valuing, not only in theory and practice, but also at the social and individual level."
* Journal of Moral Philosophy
"a peer reviewed journal of legal, moral, and political philosophy with an international focus. It publishes high quality articles in all areas of moral, political and legal philosophy, including pure and applied ethics, legal, social and political theory."
* Journal of Religious Ethics
"committed to publishing the very best scholarship in religious ethics, to fostering new work in neglected areas, and to stimulating exchange on significant issues."
* Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal
"offers a scholarly forum for diverse views on major issues in bioethics, such as analysis and critique of principlism, feminist perspectives in bioethics, the work of the Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments, active euthanasia, genetics, health care reform, and organ transplantation."
* Monash Bioethics Review
"Australia's oldest and its only peer reviewed bioethics journal. It appears four times a year in January, April, July and October, and is sent free of charge to Associate Members of the Centre for Human Bioethics."
* Philosophy in the Contemporary World
The Journal of the Society for Philosophy in the Contemporary World, " committed to the application of philosophy in the understanding and solution of contemporary ethical and conceptual problems."
* Science and Engineering Ethics
"A multi-disciplinary quarterly journal, launched in 1995, exploring ethical issues confronting scientists and engineers"
* Society & Animals: Journal of Human-Animal Studies
"publishes studies that describe and analyze our experiences of non-human animals from the perspective of various disciplines within both the social sciences (e.g., psychology, sociology, anthropology, political science) and humanities (e.g., history, literary criticism). The journal specifically deals with subjects such as human-animal interactions in various settings (animal cruelty, the therapeutic uses of animals), the applied uses of animals (research, education, medicine and agriculture), the use of animals in popular culture (e.g. dog-fighting, circus, animal companion, animal research), attitudes toward animals as affected by different socializing agencies and strategies, representations of animals in literature, the history of the domestication of animals, the politics of animal welfare, and the constitution of the animal rights movement."
* Studies in Christian Ethics
"an English-language journal devoted exclusively to the field of Christian Ethics and Moral Theology."
* Utilitas
Interdisciplinary journal of Utilitarian Studies, supported by the International Society for Utilitarian Studies. The site offers information about the journal, contents, subscription details, but a blank page for "submission details".
* Zeitschrift für medizinische Ethik
"Gegründet im Jahre 1954 als Zeitschrift für medizinisch-ethische Grundsatzfragen und bis 1992 erschienen unter dem Titel ARZT UND CHRIST."

Epistemology & Metaphysics

* Epistemologia
An Italian journal for the philosophy of science. Articles are in Italian or English, with ample summaries in the alternative language. Tables of contents, articles, abstracts, and a mailing list for receiving the tables of contents via email.
The site has converted to some weird sort of script-based system, and I can't give a direct link.
* Giornale di Metafisica
An Italian journal (in Italian) dealing with speculative philosophy. Tables of contents, articles, abstracts, and a mailing list for receiving the tables of contents via email.
* metaphysica
"The International Journal for Ontology & Metaphysics [...] is published semi-annually. The editors aim to create an international forum of ontology and metaphysics for readers in Central Europe."
* Principia
An international journal of epistemology - the journal of the Epistemology and Logic Research Group (NEL) of the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil. Editor: Oswaldo Porchat Pereira. Also in Portuguese.
* Review of Metaphysics
Details of the journal -- submissions, contents, subscriptions, etc.

Philosophy of politics, society, & law

* Etica & Politica
Produced by the Dipartimento di Filosofia, Università di Trieste. Web page full of style, so difficult to make anything out.
* Grotiana
based in the Netherland's, "Grotiana's leading objective is to further the Grotian tradition. A main goal is a better understanding of the life and work of Hugo Grotius and its relevance for present day thinking."
* History of Political Thought
"a quarterly journal which was launched in 1980 to fill a genuine academic need for a forum for work in this multi-disciplinary area. Although a subject central to the study of politics and history, researchers in this field had previously to compete for publication space in journals whose intellectual centres of gravity were located in other disciplines. The journal is devoted exclusively to the historical study of political ideas and associated methodological problems."
* Hypatia
Journal of feminist philosophy. The site is rather messy if you're using a text-based browser.
* Imprints
"A journal of analytical socialism". "NEW!! We have started to make some of our back-issue content available on-line.
* Jahrbuch für Recht und Ethik: Richtlinien für die Genetik
Annual Review of Law and Ethics: Guidelines for Genetics. Based at the Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Institut für Strafrecht, Strafprozessrecht, Kriminologie.
* International Journal of Applied Philosophy
"committed to the view that philosophy can and should be brought to bear upon the practical issues of life".
* Journal of Applied Philosophy
Deatils of the Journal, contents, etc., plus an archive of abstracts.
* Journal of Human Rights"
"serves as an arena for the public discussion and scholarly analysis of human rights, broadly conceived. It seeks to broaden the study of human rights by fostering the critical re-examination of existing approaches to human rights, as well as to develop new perspectives on the theory and practice of human rights."
* Journal of Moral Philosophy
"a peer reviewed journal of legal, moral, and political philosophy with an international focus. It publishes high quality articles in all areas of moral, political and legal philosophy, including pure and applied ethics, legal, social and political theory."
* Journal of Social Philosophy
Published on behalf of The North American Society for Social Philosophy. It "seeks to publish creative approaches to practical and normative issues of contemporary social life, such as those arising from economic and other forms of globalization, violent political conflict, and the multiplicity of cultural experiences worldwide. It will place new emphasis on understanding the social contexts for political, legal, moral, and cultural questions, and will give priority to the development of novel theoretical frameworks, from social ontology to care ethics to cosmopolitan democratic theory."
* Peace & Change: A Journal of Peace Research
Published on behalf of the Peace History Society and the Peace and Justice Studies Association. "publishes scholarly and interpretive articles on the achievement of a peaceful, just, and humane society. International and interdisciplinary in focus, the journal bridges the gap between peace researchers, educators, and activists. It publishes articles on a wide range of peace-related topics, including peace movements and activism, conflict resolution, nonviolence, internationalism, race and gender issues, cross-cultural studies, economic development, the legacy of imperialism, and the post-Cold War upheaval."
* Philosophy and Public Affairs
"contains philosophical discussions of substantive legal, social, and political problems, as well as discussions of the more abstract questions to which these discussions give rise."
* Philosophy & Social Criticism
"An International, Interdisciplinary Journal [...] presents original theoretical contributions to the latest developments in social and political thought, emphasizing the contributions of continental scholarship as it affects international theoretical developments."
* Philosophy in the Contemporary World
The Journal of the Society for Philosophy in the Contemporary World, " committed to the application of philosophy in the understanding and solution of contemporary ethical and conceptual problems."
* Politics, Philosophy & Economics
"a unique new forum for the interchange of methods and concepts among political scientists, philosophers and economists interested in the analysis and evaluation of political and economic institutions and practices. The journal brings moral, economic and political theory to bear on the analysis, justification and criticism of social institutions and public policies, addressing matters such as constitutional design, property rights, distributive justice, the welfare state, egalitarianism, morals of the market, democratic socialism, and the evolution of norms."
* Public Affairs Quarterly
"is devoted to current issues in social and political philosophy. It specializes in contributions that examine matters on the current agenda of public policy in light of philosophical reflections and assessments."
* Radical Philosophy
"a journal of socialist and feminist philosophy". Includes tables of contents, first pages of some main articles, profiles of some philosophers, plus details of the journal (subscription rates, etc.).
* Ratio Juris
An International Journal of Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law.
* Res Rublica: A Journal of Legal and Social Philosophy
"the journal of the UK Association for Legal and Social Philosophy. The web site has contents lists, abstracts and other resources."
* Sexuality & Culture
"a forum for the discussion and analysis of ethical, cultural, psychological, social, and political issues related to sexual relationships and sexual behavior." Published quarterly; subscription & editorial details, with some on-line papers from previous volumes.
* Social Choice and Welfare
I couldn't find out anything about the journal -- the Web page depends upon Javascript gimmickry for many of its links.
* Social Philosophy and Policy
"n interdisciplinary journal with an emphasis on the philosophical underpinnings of enduring social policy debates. The issues are thematic in format, examining a specific area of concern with contributions from scholars in philosophy, economics, political science and law."
* Social Theory and Practice
"publishes discussions of important and controversial issues in social, political, legal, economic, educational, and moral philosophy, including critical studies of classical and contemporary social philosophers."

Logic & philosophy of maths

* Archive for Mathematical Logic
Another Springer Verlag journal, so I couldn't find anything about it (Javascript crippled).
* History and Philosophy of Logic
"contains articles, notes and book reviews dealing with the history and philosophy of logic. 'Logic' is understood to be any volume of knowledge which was regarded as logic at the time in question. 'History' refers back to ancient times and also to work in this century; however, the Editor will not accept articles, including review articles, on very recent work on a topic. 'Philosophy' refers to broad and general questions: specialist articles which are now classed as 'philosophical logic' will not be published."
* Informal Logic
Details of the Journal, contents of past issues, etc.
* Journal of Mathematical Logic
"provides an important forum for the communication of original contributions in all areas of mathematical logic and its applications. It aims at publishing papers at the highest level of mathematical creativity and sophistication. JML intends to represent the most important and innovative developments in the subject."
* Logic and Logical Philosophy
Published by the Nicolaus Copernicus University, Poland.
* Nordic Journal of Philosophical Logic
"aims to develop a broad and flexible editorial policy, seeking submissions in any of the areas associated with Philosophical Logic and with the applications of logic in conceptual analysis. Both informal papers and papers of a more technical nature will be welcomed, but in the latter case preference will be given to those which make clear the relevance of the formal methods employed to the treatment of philosophical problems. [...It's ] edited at the Department of Philosophy of the University of Oslo"
* Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic
" provides a forum where researchers working in all areas of logic and the foundations of mathematics can read and publish original and significant work."
* Philosophia Mathematica
"the only journal in the world devoted specifically to philosophy of mathematics. The aim of the journal is scholarly interchange. To that end it publishes peer-reviewed new work in philosophy of mathematics, including what can be learned from the study of mathematics, whether under instruction or by research, and including the application of mathematics, including computation."
* Principia
An international journal of epistemology - the journal of the Epistemology and Logic Research Group (NEL) of the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil. Editor: Oswaldo Porchat Pereira. Also in Portuguese.

Aesthetics

* British Journal of Aesthetics
"published to promote study, research, and discussion of the fine arts and related types of experience from a philosophical, psychological, sociological, scientific, historical, critical, and educational standpoint."
* Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism
"Established in 1942 by the American Society for Aesthetics, the journal publishes current research articles, symposia, special issues, and timely reviews of books in aesthetics and the arts. The arts are taken to include not only the traditional forms such as music, literature, landscape architecture, dance, painting, architecture, sculpture, and other visual arts, but also more recent additions including photography, film, earthworks, performance and conceptual art, the crafts and decorative arts, contemporary technical innovations, and other cultural practices, including work and activities in the field of popular culture."

Philosophy of mind & action

* Behavior and Philosophy
"Published by the Cambridge Centre for Behavioral Studies [...] devoted to the philosophical, metaphysical, and methodological foundations of the study of behavior, brain, and mind."
* Consciousness & Emotion
"publishes original work on the topic, in philosophy, psychology and the neurosciences. The journal emphasizes thoughtful analysis of the implications of both empirical and experiential (e.g., clinical psychological) approaches to emotion."
* Journal of Consciousness Studies
"controversies in science and the humanities". Mostly "cognitive science" rather than philosophy.
* The Journal of Mind and Behavior
"dedicated to the interdisciplinary approach within psychology and related fields -- building upon the assumption of a unified science."
* Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology
"devoted to fostering discussion at the interface of psychology and philosophy. In keeping with the Journal's interdisciplinary mission, both psychology and philosophy are broadly construed to encompass a diversity of methodologies in empirical, theoretical, clinical, historical, literary, and cultural research. Special emphasis is devoted to work addressing the philosophical underpinnings of psychological inquiry or the implications of psychological inquiry for philosophical problematics."
* Mind & Language
"The phenomena of mind and language are currently studied by researchers in linguistics, philosophy, psychology, artificial intelligence, and cognitive anthropology. Mind and Language brings this work together in a genuinely interdisciplinary way. Along with original articles, the journal publishes forums, survey articles and reviews, enabling researchers to keep up-to-date with developments in related disciplines as well as their own."
* Philosophical Explorations
An International Journal for the Philosophy of Mind and Action. Details of the journal, contents and abstracts, etc.
* Philosophical Psychology
"an interdisciplinary journal devoted to developing and strengthening the links between philosophy and the psychological sciences".
* Philosophy, Psychiatry, & Psychology
"focuses on the area of overlap among philosophy, psychiatry, and abnormal psychology. The journal advances philosophical inquiry in psychiatry and abnormal psychology while making clinical material and theory more accessible to philosophers."
* Psyche
"An interdisciplinary journal on consciousness". The site includes archives of papers, plus links to relevant sites, information about conferences, etc.
* Thinking & Reasoning
"dedicated to the understanding of human thought processes, with particular emphasis on studies on reasoning. Whilst the primary focus is on psychological studies of thinking, contributions are welcome from philosophers, artificial intelligence researchers and other cognitive scientists whose work bears upon the central concerns of the journal."

Philosophy of education

* British Journal of Educational Studies
"Published on behalf of the Society for Educational Studies [...] one of the UK's foremost international education journals. It publishes scholarly, research-based articles on education which draw particularly upon historical, philosophical and sociological analysis and sources.
* Educational Philosophy and Theory
"Published on behalf of the Philosophy of Education Society of Australasia [...] publishes articles concerned with all aspects of educational philosophy. It will also consider manuscripts from other areas of pure or applied educational research. In this latter category the journal has published manuscripts concerned with curriculum theory, educational administration, the politics of education, educational history, educational policy, and higher education.&quuot;
* Journal of Philosophy of Education
Journal of the Philosophy of Education Society of Great Britain.
* Philosophical Studies in Education
"published annually by the Ohio Valley Philosophy of Education Society. The purpose of the journal is to provide a forum for the exchange of scholarly articles dealing with philosophical ideas related to education and schooling, theory and practice, and the differing aims which generally constitute the philosophy of education discipline."
* Philosophy of Education Yearbook
[I think that that's what it's called; the deign of the Web page does its best to conceal rather than present the information.] "A Publication of the Philosophy of Education Society."
* Philosophy of Music Education Review
"disseminates philosophical research in music education to an international community of scholars, artists, and teachers. It regularly includes articles that address philosophical or theoretical issues relevant to education, including reflections on current practice, research, issues, or questions; reform initiatives; philosophical writings; theories; the nature and scope of education and its goals and purposes; and cross-disciplinary dialogue relevant to the interests of music educators." [I think that "educator" just means "teacher", but then why the reference to "teachers" in the blurb? Confusing.]
* Prospero
"A journal of new thinking in philosophy for education". Details of the journal, plus links to related conferences and other information.
* Teaching Philosophy
"provides a peer-reviewed forum for the professional discussion of both the practical and the theoretical aspects of teaching and learning philosophy."
* Thinking: The Journal of Philosophy for Children
"a forum for the work of both theorists and practitioners of philosophical practice with children, and publishes such work in all forms, including philosophical argument and reflection, classroom transcripts, curricula, empirical research, and reports from the field."

A Miscellany (journals that don't fit elsewhere)

* AI & Society: Journal of human centred systems & machine intelligence
" broad based and strongly interdisciplinary. Contributions and participation from researchers and practitioners in a variety of fields including information,communication and media technologies, social sciences, new media, arts and humanities are welcomed."
* Aries: Journal for the Study of Western Esotericism
"devoted to a long-neglected but now rapidly developing new domain of research in the humanities, usually referred to as 'Western Esotericism'. This field covers a variety of 'alternative' currents in western religious history, including the so-called 'hermetic philosophy' and related currents in the early modern period; alchemy, paracelsianism and rosicrucianism; christian kabbalah and its later developments; theosophical and illuminist currents; and various occultist and related developments during the 19th and 20th centuries, up to and including popular contemporary currents such as the New Age movement."
* Journal of the Philosophy of Sport
"Published annually for the International Association for the Philosophy of Sport, since 1974, the journal is internationally refereed and is committed to disseminating ideas about the philosophy of sport at the highest level."
* Nursing Philosophy
"provides a forum for discussion of philosophical issues in nursing. These focus on questions relating to the nature of nursing and to the phenomena of key relevance to it. For example, any understanding of what nursing is presupposes some conception of just what nurses are trying to do when they nurse. But what are the ends of nursing? Are they to promote health, prevent disease, promote well-being, enhance autonomy, relieve suffering, or some combination of these?"
* Philosophy & Rhetoric
"For over 25 years, Philosophy and Rhetoric has published some of the most influential articles on relations between philosophy and rhetoric. Topics include the connections between logic and rhetoric, the philosophical aspects of argumentation (including argumentation in philosophy itself), philosophical views on the nature of rhetoric among historical figures and during historical periods, philosophical analyses of the relation to rhetoric of other areas of human culture and thought, and psychological and sociological studies of rhetoric with a strong philosophical emphasis."
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