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John locke institute, oxford princeton prizes there is a prize for the best essay in each subject category, philosophy, politics, economics and history, provided the entries submitted are of a sufficiently high quality in the opinion of the judges. Each subject prize is worth £100, and the essays will be published (with the authors' permission) on the institute website the prize-giving ceremony will take place in oxford on 16 spetember, and winners and runners-up will be able to meet the judges and members of the john locke institute, and hear a speech by a guest speaker. The john locke lectures prizes recent publications john locke prize in mental philosophy gibbs prizes in philosophy conington prizes.
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