Welcome in www.ISCA-news.org!
by FABRIZIO RENZI, Editor
All people who are concerned with alethic logic can find in these pages many updated news about ISCA:
1) goals and membership of ISCA,
2) some reviews of the best publications edited by ISCA, and
3) chronicles of the last meetings and conferences organized by ISCA.
The main goal of ISCA is promoting studies and research on ALETHIC LOGIC, both as historical investigations about the most relevant contemporary thinkers in this field (Etienne Gilson and John Searle) and as critical development of the new theoretical proposal offered by Antonio Livi under the name of A PHILOSOPHY OF COMMON SENSE
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INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE AND COMMONSENSE ASSOCIATION
A Non-profit Educational Organization Founded in 1999
Antonio Livi, Founder and Current President
Fabrizio Renzi, Secretary-General
Board of Advisors
Evandro Agazzi (Chairman),
Tomás Melendo Granados
Pier Paolo Ottonello
Board of Research Area Directors
Mario Alai (Formal Logic)
Marco Bracchi (History of Philosopohy)
Gaëtan Cantale-Miège (Corporate Social Responsibility)
Giovanni Covino (History of Ancient Philosophy)
Marco Damonte (Philosophy of Religion)
Paul Horrigan (Epistemology)
Ivo Kerze (Metaphysics)
José Meseguer (Formal Logic and Artificial Intelligence)
Fiorenzo Mignini (Bioethics)
Enrico Maria Radaelli (Philosophy of Beauty and Arts)
Bernardo Spagnolo (Fisica teorica)
Tommaso Romano (Scienze storiche)
SERIES OF BOOKS
edited by ISCA
and published by CASA EDITRICE LEONARDO DA VINCI (ROME)
“Sensus communis, Yearbook for Studies and Research on Alethic Logic”, founded in 1999; 18 Volumes already published.
“Grande Enciclopedia Epistemologica”, a Series of Philosophical Essays; 10 essays published since 2002.
“Biblioteca di Sensus communis”, another Series of Philosophical Essays; 10 essays (by Réginald Garrigou-Lagrange, Etienne Gilson, and others Authors) published since 2002.
“Quaderni di logica aletica”, Proceedings of Scientific Conferences, 2 monographs published since 2010.
AMONG PRIVATE SCHOLARS AND UNIVERSITY EMERITUS PROFESSORS
Evandro Agazzi (former Professor of Philosophy of Science at the Genua State University), editor of Epistemologia, contributor of Sensus communis.
Francesco Arzillo (Italian Judge at Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale del Lazio), author of Esperienza giuridica e senso comune (2009) and of Il fondamento del giudizio (Roma: Leonardo da Vinci, 2011). He contributed also to the book Realismo e fenomenologia, edited by Mario Mesolella (Roma: Leonardo da Vinci, 2012), renewing and developing his point of view about the foundations of alethic logic, which he had already expounded in Il fondamento del giudizio.
Walter Redmond (American Philosopher, active in Austin, Texas), contributor of Sensus communis, author of many essays on the History of Logic. Among them see: “Logik and Semiotik in der Philosophie von Lebniz”, in Journal of the History of Philosophy 21 (1983); “A Logic of Faith”, in International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 27 (1990); “Quantified Inference in 16th-Century Mexican Logic”, in Vivarium 39 (2001), pp. 87-118. He also published an English translation of Edith Stein’s essay on Aquinas’ epistemology in comparison with Husserl’s phenomenology (Knowledge and Faith, Washington DC: ICS Publications, 2000).
Remo Realdon (Italian Economist, active in Padua, his studies deal with epistemology.
Enrico Maria Radaelli (Italian Philosopher and Theologian of Beauty), author of Ingresso alla bellezza (2007) and La bellezza che ci salva (2011).
THEACHING PHILOSOPHY IN ITALIAN HIGH SCHOOLS
Laura Boccenti (Milano)
Paolo Carlani (Terni)
Francesco Bovi (Foligno)
Riccardo Fenizia (Napoli)
Sergio D’Ippolito (Napoli)
Maria Forte (Latina)
Francesco Pistoia (Cosenza)
Maurizo Schoepflin (Arezzo)
Daniela Silvestri (Roma)
THEACHING PHILOSOPHY IN THE UNIVERSITY
Dario Sacchi (Università cattolica del Sacro Cuore – sede di Brescia).
Roberto Di Ceglie (Università Lateranense).
Francesco Solitario (Università di Siena-Arezzo).
Thomas Rego (Universidad Católica de la Plata, Buenos Aires).
Pier Paolo Ottonello (Università di Genova).
Michele Marsonet (Università di Genova).
Umberto Galeazzi (Università “Gabriele d’Annunzio”, Chieti).
José J. Escandell (Universidad San Pablo – CEU, Madrid).
José Meseguer (University, Unites States of America).
Robert Christner Trundle, Jr. (born 1943), an American philosopher, author, and college professor. He specializes in History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, and Metaphysics. See, among his published works:
Beyond Absurdity: The Philosophy of Albert Camus with Ramakrishna Puligandla (1986), University Press of America.
Ancient Greek Philosophy (1994), Avebury.
Medieval Modal Logic & Science (1999), University Press of America.
From Physics to Politics (2001), Transaction Publishers; 2 edition.
A Theology of Science: From Science to Ethics to an Ethical Politics (2007), Brown Walker Press.