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    Beyond Selfhood and Otherness: On Comergences
    Proceedings of the XXIII World Congress of Philosophy 75 49-54. 2018.
    The aim of this study is to propose an integration of the epistemological traditions of constructivism and systemics, and of the contemporary theorizations of physics and complex system models. All these theoretical viewpoints subsume a revolutionary construction of truth and reality, that supports and expands the concept of emergence. I hypothesise they issue three main challenges we must face with: a radical construct of the observed reality as the autopoietic space of an observer; a systemic …Read more
  • Eastern and Western Paths in Understanding
    Proceedings of the XXIII World Congress of Philosophy 25 19-23. 2018.
    This paper is devoted to explore a basic concept of psychology and of all humankind: understanding. As people and as psychologists, we are continuously faced with the issue of attempting to understand: events, people, and meanings. In clinical practice, the word “understanding” is like a mantra: it is the main process in which therapist and patient are involved and plays a key role in therapeutic experience. To the extent that we are “able to understand”, we constantly create new, vital spaces a…Read more