By Mario Bunge

ISBN-10: 3319292501

ISBN-13: 9783319292502

To wade through the pages of the Autobiography of Mario Bunge is to accompany him via dozens of nations and view the highbrow, political, philosophical and clinical spheres of the final hundred years. it truly is an event that oscillates among diversified worlds: different and the same, the pro and the personal.

It is a longtime undeniable fact that one in every of his nice loves used to be, and nonetheless is, technology. He has continuously been devoted to clinical paintings, instructing, study, and coaching women and men in a number of disciplines.  Life classes fall like ripe fruit from this ebook, bringing us towards an idea, a philosophical notion, a systematic digression, which had considering the fact that been exposed in several notes, articles or books.

Bunge writes in regards to the lifestyles reviews during this ebook with ardour, naturalness and with a colloquial frankness, whether or not they be persecutions, banishment, imprisonment, successes, would-be losses, feelings, relationships, debates, impressions or critiques approximately humans or things.

In his pages we go by means of the folk with whom he shared a fruitful century of achievements and remarkable depths of idea. every little thing is remembered with sincerity and humor.

This autobiography is, truthfully, Bunge on Bunge, sharing every thing that passes throughout the sieve of his reminiscence, as he could say.

Mario’s many grandchildren are a testomony to his proud status as a kin guy, and on the age of ninety six he offers us a ebook for everybody: in the event you worth the thoughts that carry the trauma of his lifestyles in addition to if you proportion his ardour for technology and tradition. additionally, possibly, for a few with whom he has had disagreements or controversy, for he nonetheless merits reputation for being a staunch defender of his convictions.

Show description

Read or Download Between Two Worlds: Memoirs of a Philosopher-Scientist (Springer Biographies) PDF

Similar modern philosophy books

Daniel Brockmeier's Alasdair MacIntyres Gegenkonzept zum Projekt der Aufklärung PDF

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2003 im Fachbereich Philosophie - Philosophie des 20. Jahrhunderts / Gegenwart, notice: 1,7, Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen (Philosophisches Institut), Veranstaltung: Proseminar Kommunitarismus, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Dargelegt wird Alasdair MacIntyres Moralphilosophie.

Get Derrida, Badiou and the Formal Imperative (Continuum Studies PDF

During this path-breaking learn Christopher Norrisproposes a remodeled realizing of the much-exaggerated differencesbetween analytic and continental philosophy. whereas retaining the analytictradition squarely in view his e-book specializes in the paintings of Jacques Derrida andAlain Badiou, of the main unique and critical figures within the contemporary historyof rules.

Get Gaston Bachelard: Critic of Science and the Imagination PDF

During this new research, Cristina Chimisso explores the paintings of the French thinker of technology, Gaston Bachelard (1884-1962) by way of situating it inside French cultural lifetime of the 1st half the century. The publication is brought by means of a examine - in accordance with an research of pix and literary representations - of the way Bachelard's admirers remodeled him into the legendary snapshot of the thinker, the Patriarch and the 'Teacher of Happiness'.

Read e-book online Hegels Anthropologie: Hegels Anthropologie (Hegel-Jahrbuch PDF

In seiner Philosophie des subjektiven Geistes hat Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel die Grundlagen einer Anthropologie und Psychologie entwickelt, die den Menschen im Blick auf Vernunft und Freiheit bestimmt. used to be auf den ersten Blick hoffnungslos antiquiert zu sein scheint, gewinnt Brisanz und Aktualität dadurch, dass Hegel seine Auffassung in eindringlichen Auseinandersetzungen mit scheinbar widersprechenden Phänomenen begründet und den subjektiven Geist im Zusammenhang seiner natürlichen, gesellschaftlichen sowie geschichtlichen Bestimmtheit reflektiert.

Additional info for Between Two Worlds: Memoirs of a Philosopher-Scientist (Springer Biographies)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Between Two Worlds: Memoirs of a Philosopher-Scientist (Springer Biographies) by Mario Bunge


by Brian
4.4

Rated 4.58 of 5 – based on 17 votes