Information For Authors

The Journal of Philosophical Criticism (JPC) invites original research articles, book reviews, and discussion pieces that engage critically and rigorously with the core questions and problems of philosophy. We welcome submissions from scholars across all philosophical traditions and disciplines, fostering a vibrant and intellectually stimulating dialogue.

Why Publish with JPC?

  • High-quality scholarship: JPC is committed to publishing only the most insightful and rigorous research, ensuring a strong academic reputation for your work.
  • Critical engagement: We encourage authors to challenge existing assumptions and arguments, promoting meaningful and productive philosophical debate.
  • Broad readership: JPC reaches a diverse audience of professional philosophers, students, and interested readers, maximizing the impact of your research.
  • Fast and transparent review process: We strive for a timely review process with detailed feedback from experienced scholars.
  • Dedicated editorial support: Our editorial team provides guidance and support throughout the publication process.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Manuscripts: Original research articles should be no more than 8,000 words (excluding references and abstract). Book reviews should be 800-1,500 words. Discussion pieces should be 2,000-3,000 words. All submissions should be formatted according to the Chicago Manual of Style (17th edition).
  • Review process: JPC employs a rigorous double-blind peer-review process. All manuscripts are reviewed by two experts in the relevant field.
  • Submission portal: Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through our online submission system.