Communication and Difference from a Transdisciplinary Perspective
Introduction “The essence of transdisciplinarity lies in the recognition that there is no privileged cultural space or time which...0
Can Hydro-Spirituality Ensure Water Sustainability?
Introduction When it comes to water humans seem to suffer from some sort of “split-personality” syndrome. Although in most...
Applying Relational and Contextual Reasoning (RCR) to Understand Human-Divine Relationships: Psychological, Biological and Theological Perspectives
Throughout the ages people have exhibited a range of emotions and social behaviours to their gods, suggesting many different...
Charting the Transdisciplinary Space through Spinoza’s God and Nâgârjuna’s Úûnyatâ
Introduction Specializations abound in the world today. This can be seen everywhere from the way an office is structured...
Tolerance and Globalization in the Dialogue between Science and Religion in Romania
Why can Romania offer a privileged prospective on transdisciplinarity? Introduction Both scientists and theologians direct their interest towards the...
Towards a Transdisciplinary Hermeneutics
1. Introduction The Problem The central theme of this conference “Transdisciplinarity and the Unity of Knowledge – beyond the...
Perceiving Freedom and Meaning in Nature: Operationalizing Trans-Classical Systems Theory for Converging Scientific and Religious Knowing
Introduction Within the current science and theology/religion dialogue, the debate that arguably is carried out with most vehemence pertains...
What About Transdisciplinarity? Its Past, its Present, its Potential…and a Proposal
Overview Given the theme of this year’s conference “Transdisciplinarity and the Unity of Knowledge” I originally intended to simply...
Social Aspects of the Science-Religion Dialogue in Post-Totalitarian Societies
Social aspects of the science- religion dialogue in post-totalitarian societies 1. Introduction The dialogue between the two approaches to...
Transdisciplinarity, Worldview Change, and the Planetary Ecological Crisis
There are a number of issues raised by the assertion around which this year’s conference is organized: “the challenge...