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By Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka,Attila Grandpierre

This quantity represents the 1st which interfaces with astronomy because the fulcrum of the sciences. It offers complete expression to the human ardour for the skies. Advancing human civilization has spread out and matured this ardour into the excellent technological know-how of astronomy. Advancing science’s quest for the 1st ideas of lifestyles meets the ontopoietic generative trademarks of existence, the focus of the hot Enlightenment. It provides a variety of views illustrating how the interaction among people and the celestial realm has knowledgeable civilizational developments. students and philosophers debate in physics and biology, the findings of that are starting a extra inclusive, wider photo of the universe. the various versions of the common order and of lifestyles right here offered, all aiming on the first rules of existence—accord with the phenomenology/ontopoiesis of existence in the logos-prompted primogenital circulate of turning into and motion, which issues to a way forward for progressing culture.

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