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17 March 2010: RAE results: Essex Philosophy in the top ten research departments in the UK and 1st for Continental philosophy
Essex Philosophy Department in the top ten philosophy
research departments in the UK
55% of our research was ranked as 'internationally excellent' and a further 20% as 'world-leading' in the recent Research Assessment Exercise (RAE). The results also confirm Essex as the top UK university for Continental philosophy.