The American Philosophical Association (APA) has officially released the names of the winners of a few prizes:
- Helen Nissenbaum (NYU) has won the 2014 Barwise Prize, awarded for “significant and sustained contributions to areas relevant to philosophy and computing.”
- Christopher (Kit) Wellman (Washington University in St. Louis) has won the 2015 Berger Memorial Prize in the philosophy of law for his “The Rights Forfeiture Theory of Punishment.”
- Carol Hay (UMass Lowell) has won the 2015 Gregory Kavka / UC Irvine Prize in Political Philosophy for her “The Obligation to Resist Oppression.”
Congratulations to the winners.