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Prof. Vitaly Gorokhov

Institute of Philosophy

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

Head of the Research Center for Philosophy of Technology and Engineering Ethics

Faculty of Philosophy

Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia

Full Professor

Institute of Technology Assessment and Systems Analysis

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

Email: vitaly.gorokhov@kit.edu, vitaly.gorokhov@mail.ru


1986  Dr. Sc. Philosophy, Institute of Philosophy, Russian Academy of Sciences

1975  Cand. Sc. Philosophy, Institute of Philosophy,RussianAcademyof Sciences

1974  Ph.D. (post graduate study), Philosophy of Science and Systems Theory, Institute for the History of Science and Technology of the Soviet Academy of Sciences, Russia

1971  M.Sc., Philosophy,Faculty of Philosophy, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia

1965  B.Sc., RADAR Engineering, Moscow Radio-Mechanical Technical School, Russia

Publications (Selected)

About 350 articles and 20 books in Russian, German and English

  1. 2012: Philosophy and History of Science (Textbook for postgraduate students of theJoint Institute for Nuclear Research).Dubna: JINR
  2. 2012: Engineering Sciences: History and Theory (The History of Science from the philosophical Point of View). Moscow: Publishing House “LOGOS”
  3. 2011:Philosophy of Science.Moscow: Institute of Philosophy of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 289 p. (Ed. by V. Arshinov and V.G. Gorokhov)
  4. 2010: Technology and Culture: the Origin of the Philosophy of Technology and the Theory of Technological Creativity in Germany and in Russia at the End of the 19thand Beginning of the 20thCentury (Comparative Analysis). Moscow, Logos, 376 p.
  5. 2009: Sociology ofTechnology.Moscow: Alfa-M: Infra-M (together with A. Andreev and P. Buryrin), 288 p.
  6. 2009: Genesis of the Technological Activity as the Subject of the Sociological Analysis. Appendix for scientificjournal “Filosofskije nauki”. Мoscow: Gumanitarij, 2009. 47 p.
  7. 2008: Global problems of the sustainable development and modern civilization.Materials of the international conference.(Ed.byV.G.Gorokhov). Moscow: Polytechnic Society of the graduating students of MVTU-MGTU, 325 p.
  8. 2007: Foundations of the Philosophy of Technology and Engineering Sciences. Moscow: Gardariki, 335 p.
  9. 2007: Social and Ecological Assessment of the Scientific-Technological Development.Materials of the international conference dedicated to the memory of professor N.N. Moiseev(Ed.byV.G.Gorokhov). Moscow: Russian-German Society “Philosophy of Science and Technology” of the Russian Philosophical Society, 128 p.
  10. 2006: Jahrbuch des Deutsch-Russischen Kollegs 2004/2005 (Ed. byV.G. Gorokhov).Aachen: Shaker Verlag, , 653 p. (in German and Russian)
  11. 2005:Philosophy of science and technology – nature and technique on the threshold of the third anniversary.Materials of the international conference(Ed. by V.G. Gorokhov). Moscow: Russian Philosophical Society
  12. 2012: Nanotechnoscience as Combination of the Natural and Engineering Sciences. In: Philosophy Study 2(4), pp. 257-266
  13. 2011:The Old Ethical Problems in the New Information Society in Russia. In:US-China Law Review 11, pp. 963-980
  14. 2011: Scientific and technological progress by Galileo. In: Busche, H. (Hrsg.): Departure for modern Europe. A Handbook of early modern philosophy (1400-1700).Hamburg: Felix Meiner, pp. 135-147
  15. 2011: Der (Nicht-)Umgang mit Technikfolgen in Russland (together with C. Scherz). In: M. Maring (Ed.): Fallstudien zur Ethik in Wissenschaft, Wirtschaft, Technik und Gesellschaft. Serie Schriftenreihe des Zentrums für Technik- und Wirtschaftsethik an der Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Karlsruhe: Verlag KIT Scientific Publishing, pp. 167-175
  16. 2010: Nanotechnoscience. A New Theory of Modern Technology. In: The International Journal of Technology, Knowledge and Society 6(4), 2010, pp. 215-288
  17. 2010: Book Review: Vladimir I. Kurashov: History and Philosophy of Chemistry (in Russian), Moscow: KDU, 2009, 608 pp. In: HYLE – International Journal for Philosophy of Chemistry 16(2), 2010, pp. 121-125
  18. 2009: The Role of Theoretical Research in the Development of Novel Technologies (together with A.S. Sidorenko). In: Herald of the Russian Academy of Sciences 79(5), 2009, pp. 437-444

Profile Details

Website in Russian: http://iph.ras.ru/gorokhov.htm

Website in German: http://www.itas.fzk.de/mahp/gorokhov/gorokhov.htm

Website in English: http://eng.iph.ras.ru/gorokhov.htm

Last updated:2015-07-07