For Edgar Morin, sociologist, philosopher, intellectual?but most of all, mentor and friend, beyond time *The following text is a translation of the chapter written by Piero Dominici for the tribute book on the thought and works of Edgar Morin: "Cento Edgar Morin", edited by Mauro Ceruti (Mimesis Pub.), a collection of 100 articles written by Italian academicians in celebration of Morin's 100th birthday. It is a complicated, nearly impossible endeavor, in so few words, to portray, even to ba...
The whole country will be locked-down until April 3rd as the coronavirus outbreak worsens. The goal is containing the emergency - but economic consequences can be harsh
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👉 I am pleased to share some excerpts extracted from the scientific article: "Fake News and Post-Truths? The "real" issue is how democracy is faring lately" #PeerReviewed Here's the link: https://www.francoangeli.it/riviste/Scheda_rivista.aspx?IDArticolo=61331 DOI:10.3280/SISS2017-003014 FrancoAngeli Ed. #complexity #democracy #research #education #complexity #approach #ComplexSystems "In the end, despite our steadfast efforts to avoid treading in the footpaths of trend-issues, syste...
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