Goal of the Chinese Buddhist Text Association is to develop
Buddhist Information technology, improve the exchange and
accessibility of Buddhist scriptures, use the special capacities
of the electronic medium to store and deliver the scriptures
of the Chinese Tripitaka to everybody, who would like to
Association for Greek Philosophy
International Center for Greek Philosophy and Culture (ICGPC)
is a non-profit academic, research and cultural Institution
which was formed in 1987 and established by law in 1990.
ICGPC has its seat in Samos
(Pythagorion), land of Ionia, which is also the birthplace
ICGPC has its aim to promote international research into
Greek philosophy, and to coordinate and develop the research
carried out by specialists in Greek philosophy, and Greek
Center views Greek Philosophy as including the philosophical
production of the Greeks from the time of the Presocratics
until today, since this intellectual production is expressed
in the same language, namely Greek. Thus, it is not only
the Ancient Greek Classical Philosophy that is defined as
Greek Philosophy, but also that philosophy of the Church
Fathers, together with Byzantine, Modern Greek and Contemporary
for Ancient Greek Philosophy
society for Ancient Greek Philosophy was founded in 1953.
Based at Binghamton University, the Society hosts conferences,
publishes newsletters and journals, etc.
Binghamton University, Philosophy
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000
(607) 777-2886 FAX 2734
was established in 1967 as a non-profit organization aimed
at advancing the development of the disciplines of Asian and
comparative philosophy in the international academic arena,
and bringing together Asian and Western philosophers for a
mutually beneficial exchange of ideas.
Society seeks to provide the same sort of professional outlet
for philosophers doing work in non-Western areas of philosophy
as the American Philosophical Association (APA) provides
for their counterparts in Western thought. The group serves
as the largest and most well-known professional organization
for scholars in the fields of Asian, Indian, and comparative
philosophy. It holds panels in conjunction with the APA,
the Association of Asian Studies (AAS), and the American
Academy of Religion (AAR).
SASGPH aims to enhance the appreciation for and optimally
develop Greek Philosophy and the Humanities, by stimulating
academic productivity in these fields through product and
project marketability, the building of national and international
relations, as well as by emphasizing quality in all spheres,
be they academic or cultural.
goals and values:
promote and establish Greek Philosophy and the Humanities
in South Africa.
reflect a world class standard of academic discourse in
its conferences, publications and communications.
promote internationally South African academics in the
fields of Greek Studies and Greek civilization.
have a popular component, thereby appealing to a broader
serve and develop the South African community by means
of Greek Cultural Activities and Projects.
for the Study of Islamic Philosophy and Science was established
at Binghamton University in 1970. Since then its President
has been Professor Muhsin S. Mahdi, (the former director of
scholarly centers with a focus on Islamic studies at the University
of Chicago and at Harvard University). The Executive Committee
of SSIPS has included many distinguished scholars, the late
George F. Hourani (at SUNY Buffalo), Charles E. Butterworth
(University of Maryland), Hermann Landolt (McGill University),
Michael E. Maruma (University of Toronto).