Volume 6, Number 2
15 March 2011

Commemorative Issue for Ernst von Glasersfeld, edited by Hugh Gash & Alexander Riegler

Cover Art: “Arbutus Dream,” acrylic on canvas, 30x30 inches, © Wendy Morosoff Smith 2008, courtesy of the artist.

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Table of Contents

Legacy of a Great Thinker. Editorial for the Commemorative Issue for Ernst von Glasersfeld

Alexander Riegler & Hugh Gash

A Consistent Man

Jehane Kuhn

Ernst von Glasersfeld’s Legacy Is Alive and Well in France and Italy!

Paul Braffort

Ernst von Glasersfeld and the Italian Operational School: Didactic Implications of Operational Awareness

Pino Parini

Skiing the Ötztaler Wildspitze with Ernst

Eva Hiptmair, Thomas Himmelfreundpointner, Andrea Haller & Theo Hug

From Jean Piaget to Ernst von Glasersfeld: An Epistemological Itinerary in Review

Jean-Louis Le Moigne

Implications of Ernst von Glasersfeld’s Constructivism for Supporting the Improvement of Teaching on a Large Scale

Paul A. Cobb

Diversity in the Epistemology Group: Ernst von Glasersfeld and the Question of Adaptation

Richard Michod

Ernst von Glasersfeld: Some “Partial Memories”

Michael Tomasello

My Mentor Ernst von Glasersfeld

Paul S. Silverman

Remembering Ernst von Glasersfeld

Hugh Gash

The Honor of Working with Ernst von Glasersfeld. Partial Recollections

Leslie P. Steffe

The Transformational Epistemology of Radical Constructivism: A Tribute to Ernst von Glasersfeld

Jere Confrey

Partial Memories of Ernst von Glasersfeld

George E. Forman

Constructing a Beginning in 1985

Marco C. Bettoni

The Generous Listener

Christiane M. Herr

Reflections on the Concept of Experience and the Role of Consciousness. Unfinished Fragments

Ernst von Glasersfeld & Edith K. Ackermann

Continuous Dialogues. Ernst von Glasersfeld’s Answers to a Wide Variety of Questioners on the Oikos Web Site 1997–2010

Vincent Kenny

The Semantics of the Fundamental Elements of Language in Ernst von Glasersfeld’s Work

Giulio Benedetti

The Two Epistemologies of Ernst von Glasersfeld

Karl H. Müller

The Individual in Radical Constructivism. Some Critical Remarks from an Evolutionary Perspective

Peter M. Hejl

Ernst von Glasersfeld and Psychotherapeutic Change

Jonathan D. Raskin

Ernst von Glasersfeld’s Contribution and Legacy to a Didactique des Mathématiques Research Community

Nadine Bednarz & Jérôme Proulx

The Science Wars Go Local: The Reception of Radical Constructivism in Quebec

Marie Larochelle & Jacques Désautels

Re-Viewing from Within: A Commentary on First- and Second-Person Methods in the Science of Consciousness

Tom Froese, Cassandra Gould & Adam Barrett

Is the “Core Self” a Construct? Review of “Subjectivity and Selfhood: Investigating the First-Person Perspective” by Dan Zahavi

Claire Petitmengin

How Constructivist Philosophy Enriches Journalism Research. Review of “The Creation of Reality: A Constructivist Epistemology of Journalism and Journalism Education” by Bernhard Poerksen

Armin Scholl

Hitting the Straw Man, Missing the Parade. Review of “Fear of Knowledge: Against Relativism and Constructivism” by Paul Boghossian

Sebastian Deterding

Publication Review