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Franco Volpi

Franco Volpi, Italian philosopher, writer. Member Accademia Olimpica.

Background

  • Volpi, Franco was born on October 4, 1952 in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy. Son of Mario and Teresa (Chilovi) Volpi.

  • Education

    • Student, University Cologne, West Germany, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Padua, 1975. Postgraduate, University Vienna, 1976.

    Career

    • Scientific researcher University Padua, Italy, since 1977, University Louvain, Belgium, 1980-1981. Professor, University Padua, since 1987. Visiting professor University Laval, Quebec, Canada, University Nice, France, Witten/Herdecke, Germany.

    Works

    • Filosofia pratica (Alfabeto Treccani) (Italian Edition)
    • - Che cos'è la 'filosofia pratica'?; - La 'riabilitazione della filosofia pratica' in Germania; - Temi, problemi ed esponenti dell'odierno neoaristotelismo tedesco; - La tradizione della filosofia pratica; - Le intuizioni epistemiche del neoaristotelismo; - Filosofia pratica e neoaristotelismo nelle aree di lingua francese, italiana e anglo-americana.

    Membership

    Member Accademia Olimpica.

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Barbara Otte, June 18, 1982. 1 child, Laura.
    • father: Mario Volpi
    • mother: Teresa (Chilovi) Volpi
    • spouse: Ruth Barbara Otte
    • child: Laura Volpi
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    Born October 4, 1952
    (age 65)
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    • 1974
      University Cologne
    • 1975
      University Padua
    • 1976
      University Vienna
    • 1977
      Science researcher, University Padua
      Italy
    • 1980 - 1981
      Science researcher, University Padua
      Belgium