• Language: English
  • ISSN: 1119-443X
  • Established Year: 1998
  • Published Articles: 91
Sophia: An African Journal of Philosophy and Public Affairs

Executive Editor:Prof. Udiugwomen
Publication Frequency:Bi-annually
Publisher:University of Calabar
Paper Submission E-mail:

SOPHIA an African Journal of Philosophy and Public Affairs is not geared towards promoting the ideas of any Philosophical school. It aims at publishing scholarly articles in any branch of Philosophy and related disciplines. It shows a special interest in articles which encourage philosophizing withing the context of Africa. Nevertheless, it opens its door to articles of philosophical interest in any branch and tradition of philosophy. Since Philosophy is the parent stock of all other disciplines, the journal also welcomes well researched articles in such "near-by" disciplines as Social Sciences, Education, Management Sciences, Environmental Sciences and even the Natural sciences.

ARTICLES intended for publication in the journal should be between 10 and 15 pages (quarto sizes) lond, typed double spaced and should be sent in duplicate to: The Editor (Attn: Prof. A. F. Uduigwomen), SOPHIA: An African Journal of Philosophy and Public Affairs, Dept of Philosophy, University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria.
EMAIL: andrewuduigwomen@yahoo.co.uk

FOOTNOTES, References or works cited should be used sparingly and typed serially in double space on a separate sheet at the end of the article.

CONTRIBUTORS who may wish to have thier manuscripts returned should enclose an envelope with stamps or international return coupon of equivalent value.
Generally, Editors should be able to reach a decision about the publication within six months, which is communicated to the author subsequently. Authors are advised to avoid needless correspondences.
EDITORS are not committed to the view expressed in articles.

Contributors may receive two copies of the journal free of charge. Additional copies may be obtained at the normal price

COPYRIGHT to articles published in the journal shall remain vested with the journal.

ARTICLES for publication, Books for review and other communications pertaining to publications, book review and subscription in SOPHIA publication, etc should be sent to the Editor.


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Institutions - N1200
Outside Nigeria US - $15
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Prof. Andrew F. Uduigwomen
Prof. G. O. Ozumba
Associate Editor
Dr. K. A. Ojong
Associate Editor
Dr. Chris O. Akpan
Dr. O. O. Oshita
Dr. T. E. Ogar
Prof. J. O. Omoregbe
Prof. N. S. S. Iwe
Prof Udo Etuk
Prof. Princewill I. Alozie
Prof. I. C. Oyewuenyi (prof. Emeritus)
Prof. Uba
Prof. George Caffentzis
Prof. Chayya Rai
Prof. Gyekye
Dr. Fredrick Ighavodha