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Prof. Peeter Müürsepp

Philosophy and Methodology of Science

Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia

Full Professor


Email: peeter.muursepp@ttu.ee


Research fields

Philosophy

Methodology and History of Science and Technology

Science Studies

Globalization Studies

Wisdom-Economy


Qualifications

2002 Ph.D., Humanities (Philosophy), University of Vilnius, Lithuania

1992 M.Phil., Philosophy, University of Tartu, Estonia

1984 Diploma (M.Sc. equivalent), Mathematics, University of Tartu, Estonia


Publications (Selected)

  1. Müürsepp, Peeter (2015). Mathematics and Technology at the University of Tartu. In: Raffaele Pisano (Ed.). A Bridge between Conceptual Frameworks : Sciences, Society and Technology Studies (303−319). Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands. (History of Mechanism and Machince Science).
  2. Müürsepp, P. 2014. Dawn of the New Enlightenment. Almagest, Vol. 5 (Issue 2 (November 2014)), 70-83.
  3. Müürsepp, P. 2014. Implementing Wisdom Economy. In: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on the Knowledge-Based Economy and Global Management. Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology. Nov. 13-14, 2014, Tainan City, 1-6.
  4. Müürsepp, P. 2014. Nicholas Maxwell 2014. How Universities Can Help Create a Wiser World? The Urgent Need for an Academic Revolution. (Societas: Essays in Political and Cultural Criticism). Originally published by Imprint Academic (UK). Digital Version: Andrews UK Limited. Dialogue and Universalism. Journal of the International Society for Universal Dialogue, 24(2), 247-250.
  5. Müürsepp, P. 2013. The Aim of Science – Knowledge or Wisdom. Problemos, 84, 72-84.
  6. Müürsepp, P. 3013. Georges Frédéric Parrot and the ’New’ Enlightenment. Acta Baltica Hostoriae et Philosophiae Scientiarum, Vol. 1 (No. 2 (Autumn 2013)), 15-25.
  7. Müürsepp, P. 2013. From Knowledge Economy to Wisdom Economy. In: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Knowledge-Based Economy & Global Management. Nov. 7-8, 2013. Southern Taiwan University of Science Technology, Tainan City, 41-49.
  8. Müürsepp, P. 2012. The Changing Role of Scientific Experiment. Studia Philosophica Estonica, 5(2).
  9. Müürsepp, P. 2012. The New Non-Classical. Antoni Rosa-Rosell (Ed.). The Circulation of Science and Technology. Proceedings of the 4th International Conference of the European Society for the History of Science, Barcelona, 18-20 November 2010 (1071-1075). Barcelona: Societat Catalana d’historia de la Ciencia i de la Tecnica.
  10. Müürsepp, P. 2012. Globalization as Europeanization. – Ideas of ׀ for Europe. An Interdisciplinary Approach to European Identity. Ed. by Teresa Pinheiro, Beata Cieszynska and Eduardo Franco. Frankfurt et al.: Peter Lang.
  11. Müürsepp, P. 2011. Leibniz’s Critique of the Cartesian Corporeal Substance. – Natur und Subjekt. IX. Internationaler Leibniz-Kongress. Vorträge 2. Teil. Gottfried-Wilhelm-Leibniz-Gesellschaft, Akademie Verlag Berlin, Bahlsen GmbH & KG. 706-712. ISBN 978-3-9808167-4-8.
  12. Müürsepp, P. 2011. Knowledge in Science and Non-Science. – Baltic Journal of European Studies. Vol. 1, No. 1(9), 61-73. ISSN 2228-0588.
  13. Müürsepp, P. 2010. Structural Stability as the Core of René Thom’s Philosophy. From Aristotle to Contemporary Science. LAP-LAMBERT Academic Publishing. ISSN 978-3-8383-6289-2.
  14. Müürsepp, P. 2009. Husserl’s Reductions as Method. – Culture & Philosophy. A Journal for Phenomenological Inquiry. Council for Research in Values and Philosophy. Ed. by George McLean, Mamuka Dolidze, 55-61. ISSN 1934-1555.
  15. Müürsepp, P. 2009. TheThreeDimensions of Globalisation and SocialScience. –Bridges. SupplementaryIssue: ScientificVolume, Vol. 39. SocialSciencesinGlobalWorld: Possibilities, Challenges and Perspectives. Klaipeda UniversityPress, 126-130.
  16. Müürsepp, P. 2009. The Essence of Symmetry in Physics-like Science. – Symmetry: Culture and Science. Volume 20, Numbers 1-4, 1-448. Symmetry Festival 2009. Symmetry in the History of Science, Art and Technology. Part 1. Ed. by György Darvas and Michel Petitjean, 99-112.
  17. Müürsepp, P. 2008. The Three Dimensions of Globalization. – Contemporary Problems of Freedom, Human Rights, and Identity. East-West Studies. Journal of Social Sciences of University Nord. Number 2 (39). Tallinn: Akadeemia Nord, 63-66.
  18. Müürsepp, P. 2007. Interdistsiplinaarsus sotsiaalteadustes. – Interdistsiplinaarsus Sotsiaalteadustes. Eesti Sotsiaalteadlaste VI Aastakonverents. 4.-5. november 2005 Tallinna Ülikoolis. II. Tallinn: Tallinna Ülikooli Kirjastus, 443-450.
  19. Vihalemm, R., Müürsepp, P. 2007. Philosophy of Science in Estonia. – Journal for General Philosophy of Science, 38, Springer, 167-191.
  20. Müürsepp, P. 2007. René Thom – matemaatik, filosoof või teadlane. – Teaduse uuringud: eesmärgid ja meetodid. Teaduslugu ja nüüdisaeg XI. Tartu: Tartu Ülikooli kirjastus, 93-103.
  21. Müürsepp, P. 2006. The Uncertainty of Scientific Knowledge. - Gibt es sicheres Wissen? Grundlagenprobleme unserer Zeit? Band 5. Leipziger Universitätsverlag, 81-89.
  22. Müürsepp, P. 2006. Leibniz’s Different Epistemological Strategies. – Einheit in der Vielheit. VIII. Internationaler Leibniz-Kongress. Vorträge 2. Teil. Hannover: 651-655.
  23. Müürsepp, P. 2005. Strela vremeni: s XIX do XXI veka. – Ontologiya i ponimaniye: Problemy vzaimootnoshenii. Conference materials. Part 2. Ufa, Branch of Moscow State Open Pedagogical University, 39-50.
  24. Müürsepp, P. 2005. The Arrow of Time: From Boltzmann to Prigogine. – Proceedings of Audentes University, No. 7. Tallinn, OÜ Erkotrükk, 207-215.
  25. Müürsepp, P. 2004. Chemistry as an Independent Science. – Studia Philosophica IV (40). Tartu University Press, 131-138.
  26. Müürsepp, P. 2004. Kaos ja iseorganiseerumine juhtimises. – Annual Conference “Next Estonia: Key Factors of Economic Success”. Collection of Papers. Avatar OÜ, 46-52.
  27. Müürsepp, P. 2003. The Need for Aristotle in Contemporary Science. – Problemos. Vol. 64. Research Papers. Vilnius University Publishing House, 111-123.
  28. Müürsepp, P. 2003. The Need for the New Rationality. – Proceedings of the Fifth Conference of the International Society for the Study of Argumentation. Amsterdam: SicSat, 779-783.


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Last updated: 2016-01-08