Archive for September, 2012


Read Full Post »


The International Journal of Health and Education (IJHE), ISSN: 2227-2798, is a bi-annually double-blind peer-reviewed Journal of Foundation for a Drug-Free World, USA. It is Ulrich Indexed and the first issue is recently published from USA.


The Editorial board of the Journal includes  Editor-in-Chief: Judi Shervell, Assistant Editor: Munir Moosa Sadruddin and renowned scholars like Marsha Goren, USA, Dr. Iqbal Ahmed Panhwar (Dean Management Sciences, Bahria University, Pakistan), and Jeff Lee (Executive Director, The Mentor Foundation, USA). We invite you and the faculty members to submit their quality research paper for Issue 2, December 2012.


Details are enclosed as an attachment.


Read Full Post »

Guidelines for submission of papers for the proposed multi-volume series on Ethics & Applied ethics-

Vol 1 to 4-has been completed and sent to press for publication and is in process of proof correction.

Vol 5-We want to include papers on social ethical problems and political ethical problems of interest-subaltern ethics, gender inequalities, justice/social justice, corruption, menace of caste- trafficking in women, delinquent children, handicapped, retarded children, dowry problem, rapes, eve teasing, bride burning and so many atrocities, discrimination etc.

Vol 6- Bio-medical ethics covering all aspects.

Vol 7-Ethics of the Indian heterodox systems-we expect papers on the ethics of heterodox systems which would cover all topics like social, political, economical, environmental ,bio- ethical etc. problems with comparative study with western materialism, atheism, naturalism, skepticism etc.

Vol 8-We expect in this volume-ethics of orthodox systems in all types of ethics as mentioned above causing right from the Vedas/Brahamanas granth,  Aranyakas, Upanishad, Puranas, Epics, The Gita, Dharmashashtra,Smriti, Sutra granth etc.and all this philosophical systems of India- including four Purusharthas.

Vol 9-In this volume we want to cover- economics and ethics and topics like-philosophy of economics, relation of wealth & ethics in harmony  with each other, welfare economics, development ethics, comparative study of Amartya sen and Rawls, Gandhi, Gilbraithe, Lebret and  other economists, historical review of economics in relation to ethics, business ethics, management ethics, media ethics journalists ethics, information ethics, legal & professional ethics, etc.

Vol 10-Philosophy of education, sociology of education, psychology of education, problems of education, right to education, adult education, vocational education, handicapped children, inclusive education and many other topics relating to education.

Vol 11-To cover all aspects of environmental ethics.

Vol 12-To cover ethics of all major religions of the world.

Vol 13-cover topics like history of Indian and western ethics-from Vedic period to Modern period in India& Pre-Socratic to Kant and Hegal modern philosophy also comparative study of all Indian & western thought current.

Vol 14- Contemporary western philosophers from Bradley & all philosophical school & trends like Phenomenology, Existentialism, Post modernism, structuralism, Hermeneutic etc & contemporary Indian thinkers from Ram Mohan Roy till present day including Nehru, Lohia & many  others.

Vol 15-Meta ethics all problems of the major meta-ethics & its bearing & comparison with new formulation in the Indian systems, more volumes are under consideration – social ethics, political ethics, feminist ethics, language & ethics, applied arts & aesthetics etc.

Note: The list of the topics cited above are only illustrative & many more topics may be added depending on the author. The paper may be sent in computer typed in MS-WORD accompanied with RW-CD or sent by mail on mail ID-shivanathprasad51@yahoo.com ,Add-Shivanath Prasad ,road no. 20, plot no. 39, S.K Nagar,PATNA-800001

VOL 1-Issues in Applied Ethic-already completed, edited S.N Prasad &Avinash.K.Shrivastava

VOL 2-Issues in Applied Ethics-                                               do

VOL 3-Issues in Applied Ethics (Bio-Medical Ethics)             do

VOL 4-Issues in Meta-Ethics, Normative Ethics & Virtue Ethics-S.N Prasad,D.Guha,A.K Shrivastava

In The Process-

VOL 5-Issues in Ethics & Applied Ethics-S.N Prasad

VOL 6-Companion to Bio- Medical Ethics

To Be Processed-

VOL 7-Issues Indian Ethics (heterodox system)

VOL 8-Issues in Indian Ethics (orthodox system)

VOL 9- Issues in Applied Ethics-Economic and Ethics, Business, Professional, Legal, Management, Development Ethics, Engineering etc.

VOL 10-Issues in Educational Ethics

VOL 11-Issues in Environmental Ethics

VOL 12-Issues in Religious Ethics (all major religions of the world)

VOL 13-Indian & Western Ethics (historical and comparative study)

VOL 14-Contemporary Western and Eastern Ethics/Applied Ethics

VOL 15-Issues in Meta-Ethics , VOL 16- Social Ethics, VOL 17- Political Ethics , VOL 18- Feminist Ethics, VOL 19- Arts, Aesthetics & Ethics, VOL 20- Ethical Extra Vaganza , VOL 21- Language &Ethics

To all philosophy prof.

For contribution of papers to the proposed ambitious Multi-Volume (21 volume) Anthologies on “Ethics & Applied Ethics”-

Kindly contact for more details –S.N Prasad, Road no.20,Plot no.39,S.K Nagar,PATNA-800001(Bihar), Mob-09905292070,E-mail-shivanathprasad51@yahoo.com

Read Full Post »

Proposals invited for ICPR grant for World Philosophy Day (Last date 30thSept 2012 ) Details…


Read Full Post »

  • Proposals invited for ICPR grant for Periodical Lectures (Last date 30thSept 2012) Details…




Read Full Post »

Milestone Education Review                                                                                                                                        (The Journal of Ideas on Educational& Social Transformation)

Respected Faculty/Scholar,

I would like to invite all academicians from all disciplines tocontribute research papers and articles for our journal.  Milestone Education Review (The Journalof Ideas on Educational & Social Transformation) is an online peer-reviewedbi-annual journal of Milestone Education Society (Regd.) Pehowa (Kurukshetra).For us education refers to any act or experience that has a formative effect onthe mind, character, or physical ability of an individual. The role ofeducation must be as an instrument of social change and social transformation.Social transformation refers to large scale of social change as in culturalreforms and transformations. The first occurs with the individual, the secondwith the social system. This journal offers an opportunity to all academiciansincluding educationist, social-scientists, philosophers and social activitiesto share their views. Each issue contains about 100 Pages.

Theme: IndianEducation System: Problems and Future Perspectives

Last datefor paper submission: 30th September, 2012

Format ofSubmission: The paper should be typewritten preferably in Times New Romanwith 12 font size (English) and Kruti Dev (10) with 14 font size (Hindi)in MS-Word 2003 and between 3000 to 5000 words. They should be typed on oneside of the paper, doublespaced with ample margins. The authors should submit the hardcopy along with a CD and a certificate of originality of the paper to be sentto the editorial address.

Fordetailed reference-style sheet follow our CPPIS Manual for Contributors & Reviewers available at http://lokayatajournal.webs.com

All contributions to the Journal, other editorial enquiries andbooks for review are to be sent to:

Dr. Desh Raj Sirswal, NearGuaga Maidi, Balmiki Basti, H.No.255/6, Pehowa, Distt. Kurukshetra(HARYANA)-136128 (India) Mobile No.09896848775, 08968544048, E-mail:dr.sirswal@gmail.com, mses.02@gmail.com, Website: http://milestonereview.webs.com

Read Full Post »

An online course on



Reference: CPPIS/12/109                                                                                         Dated : 31st August,2012

An online course on


To be developed by

Centre for Positive Philosophy and Interdisciplinary Studies (CPPIS) Pehowa(Kurukshetra)

Call for Articles:

Dear Sir/Madam/Faculty Member

CPPIS going to introduce an online course on research methodology and it will be student friendly course. You are requested to write an article with 1500-2000 words on the below mentioned titles. One person can write on two chapters too. This will be made available online in November, 2012. Kindly follow the CPPIS Manual for Writers available on http://lokayatajournal.webs.com  for reference style or citation. Send your article to our email id mses.02@gmail.com till 10th October, 2012. 

Proposed Contents:

  • Nature of Philosophy
  • Problems of Philosophy
  • Methods of Philosophy
  • Reading Philosophy
  • Writing Philosophy
  • Argument Formation
  • Research Tools
  • Reference Style
  • Doing Philosophy
  • Suggested Readings

          Yours sincerely,

          (Dr. Desh Raj Sirswal)

           Programme Co-ordinator


Read Full Post »

« Newer Posts - Older Posts »