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The Resource Truth in science, the humanities and religion : Balzan Symposium 2008 : organized by the International Balzan foundation at the University of Lugano (Università della Svizzera italiana) 16-17 May 2008 : proceedings, edited by M.E.H. Nicolette Mout and Werner Stauffacher

Truth in science, the humanities and religion : Balzan Symposium 2008 : organized by the International Balzan foundation at the University of Lugano (Università della Svizzera italiana) 16-17 May 2008 : proceedings, edited by M.E.H. Nicolette Mout and Werner Stauffacher

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Truth in science, the humanities and religion : Balzan Symposium 2008 : organized by the International Balzan foundation at the University of Lugano (Università della Svizzera italiana) 16-17 May 2008 : proceedings
Title
Truth in science, the humanities and religion
Title remainder
Balzan Symposium 2008 : organized by the International Balzan foundation at the University of Lugano (Università della Svizzera italiana) 16-17 May 2008 : proceedings
Statement of responsibility
edited by M.E.H. Nicolette Mout and Werner Stauffacher
Title variation
Balzan Symposium 2008
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EQO
Index
index present
LC call number
BD171
LC item number
.B35 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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2008
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Balzan Symposium
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Mout, M. E. H. N
  • Stauffacher, Werner
  • International Balzan Foundation
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  • Truth
  • Geisteswissenschaften
  • Religion
  • Wissenschaftsphilosophie
  • Wahrheit
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Lugano <2008>
Label
Truth in science, the humanities and religion : Balzan Symposium 2008 : organized by the International Balzan foundation at the University of Lugano (Università della Svizzera italiana) 16-17 May 2008 : proceedings, edited by M.E.H. Nicolette Mout and Werner Stauffacher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-178) and index
Contents
  • Emanuele Severino ;
  • Panel
  • Pascal Engel, Karlheinz Stierle, Marcelo Sánchez Sorondo
  • Mathematics :
  • physics and cosmology.
  • Truth as a value and duty :
  • lessons of mathematics
  • Yuri Mann
  • Thoughts on truth in physics, astrophysics and cosmology
  • Bengt Gustafsson ;
  • Opening session.
  • Panel
  • Kai Hauser, Paolo de Bernardis
  • Biological sciences :
  • biodiversity :
  • sustainability.
  • Is the brain the organ of truth?
  • Jean-Pierre Changeux
  • May science as organized scepticism
  • Robert McCredie May ;
  • Panel
  • Addresses of welcome
  • Marco Baggiolini
  • History :
  • social sciences.
  • Truth and explanation in history
  • Quentin Skinner
  • Cultural relativism :
  • meaning and limits
  • Dominique Schnapper ;
  • Panel
  • Keith Thomas, Mauro Baranzini
  • Giorgio Giudici, Piero Martionoli, Bruno Bottai
  • Theology :
  • religion.
  • Faith and truth
  • Georges Cardinal Cottier
  • Violence, the sacred, and the regimes of truth
  • Mohammed Arkoun
  • The truth about the historical Jesus
  • Geza Vermes ;
  • Panel
  • Jan Assmann, Brian Hebblethwaite
  • Truth and ourselves :
  • Conclusion.
  • "Truth" :
  • common themes?
  • John Krebs and Simon Blackburn ;
  • Concluding remarks
  • Bruno Bottai, Achille Casanova, Mike Gray, Alessio Marconi
  • Chairmen, speakers, invited discussants
  • Appendix.
  • The International Balzan Foundation
  • the elusive last word
  • Simon Blackburn
  • Philosophy.
  • Truth, contradiction, nihilism
Control code
652625932
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 192 p.
Isbn
9781402098963
Isbn Type
(e-ISBN)
Lccn
2010927805
System control number
(OCoLC)652625932
Label
Truth in science, the humanities and religion : Balzan Symposium 2008 : organized by the International Balzan foundation at the University of Lugano (Università della Svizzera italiana) 16-17 May 2008 : proceedings, edited by M.E.H. Nicolette Mout and Werner Stauffacher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-178) and index
Contents
  • Emanuele Severino ;
  • Panel
  • Pascal Engel, Karlheinz Stierle, Marcelo Sánchez Sorondo
  • Mathematics :
  • physics and cosmology.
  • Truth as a value and duty :
  • lessons of mathematics
  • Yuri Mann
  • Thoughts on truth in physics, astrophysics and cosmology
  • Bengt Gustafsson ;
  • Opening session.
  • Panel
  • Kai Hauser, Paolo de Bernardis
  • Biological sciences :
  • biodiversity :
  • sustainability.
  • Is the brain the organ of truth?
  • Jean-Pierre Changeux
  • May science as organized scepticism
  • Robert McCredie May ;
  • Panel
  • Addresses of welcome
  • Marco Baggiolini
  • History :
  • social sciences.
  • Truth and explanation in history
  • Quentin Skinner
  • Cultural relativism :
  • meaning and limits
  • Dominique Schnapper ;
  • Panel
  • Keith Thomas, Mauro Baranzini
  • Giorgio Giudici, Piero Martionoli, Bruno Bottai
  • Theology :
  • religion.
  • Faith and truth
  • Georges Cardinal Cottier
  • Violence, the sacred, and the regimes of truth
  • Mohammed Arkoun
  • The truth about the historical Jesus
  • Geza Vermes ;
  • Panel
  • Jan Assmann, Brian Hebblethwaite
  • Truth and ourselves :
  • Conclusion.
  • "Truth" :
  • common themes?
  • John Krebs and Simon Blackburn ;
  • Concluding remarks
  • Bruno Bottai, Achille Casanova, Mike Gray, Alessio Marconi
  • Chairmen, speakers, invited discussants
  • Appendix.
  • The International Balzan Foundation
  • the elusive last word
  • Simon Blackburn
  • Philosophy.
  • Truth, contradiction, nihilism
Control code
652625932
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 192 p.
Isbn
9781402098963
Isbn Type
(e-ISBN)
Lccn
2010927805
System control number
(OCoLC)652625932

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