Author: Ernst von Glasersfeld (deceased)

Board Member of Constructivist Foundations
SRRI, Hasbrouk Lab, University of Massachusetts, USA
Short Bio
Ernst von Glasersfeld was born in Munich, 1917, of Austrian parents, and grew up in Northern Italy and Switzerland. Briefly studied mathematics in Zürich and Vienna. Returned to Italy in 1946, worked as a journalist, and collaborated until 1961 in Ceccato’s Scuola Operativa Italiana (language analysis and machine translation). From 1962 director of US-sponsored research project in computational linguistics. From 1970, he taught cognitive psychology at the University of Georgia, USA. Professor Emeritus in 1987. He held several honorary doctorates. Ernst von Glasersfeld passed away on 12 November 2010.
Constructivist approaches covered: This is the list of constructivist approaches covered in Ernst von Glasersfeld’s publications in Constructivist Foundations. For a list of all approaches see http://approaches.cepa.info Radical Constructivism
Scientific disciplines covered: This is the list of all disciplines referred to by Ernst von Glasersfeld’s publications in Constructivist Foundations. For a list of all disciplines see http://disciplines.cepa.info Biography · Cognitive Science · Consciousness Science · Educational Research · Epistemology · Ethics · History · Mathematics · Neuroscience · Philosophy · Psychology · Sociology
Publications in Constructivist Foundations
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Glasersfeld E. von & Ackermann E. K. (2011) Reflections on the concept of experience and the role of consciousness. Unfinished fragments. Constructivist Foundations 6(2): 193–203. http://constructivist.info/6/2/193
Glasersfeld E. von (2010) Why people dislike radical constructivism. Constructivist Foundations 6(1): 19–21. http://constructivist.info/6/1/019
Glasersfeld E. von (2009) Sketches from partial memories. Constructivist Foundations 5(1): 55–63. http://constructivist.info/5/1/055
Glasersfeld E. von (2009) Relativism, fascism, and the question of ethics in constructivism. Constructivist Foundations 4(3): 117–120. http://constructivist.info/4/3/117
Glasersfeld E. von (2008) Treacherous terms. Constructivist Foundations 4(1): 16–17. http://constructivist.info/4/1/016
Glasersfeld E. von (2008) Can dichotomies be tamed? Constructivist Foundations 3(3): 123–126. http://constructivist.info/3/3/123
Glasersfeld E. von (2008) Who conceives of society? Constructivist Foundations 3(2): 59–64. http://constructivist.info/3/2/059
Glasersfeld E. von (2007) A constructivist speculation about parmenides. Constructivist Foundations 3(1): 27–29. http://constructivist.info/3/1/027
Glasersfeld E. von (2007) Some rash conclusions. Constructivist Foundations 3(1): 7–8. http://constructivist.info/3/1/007
Glasersfeld E. von (2006) You have to be two to start: Rational thoughts about love. Constructivist Foundations 2(1): 1–5. http://constructivist.info/2/1/001
Glasersfeld E. von (2006) Review of: Holger lindemann (2005) konstruktivismus und pädagogik. Grundlagen, modelle, wege zur praxis. Constructivist Foundations 1(3): 131. http://constructivist.info/1/3/131
Glasersfeld E. von (2006) A constructivist approach to experiential foundations of mathematical concepts revisited. Constructivist Foundations 1(2): 61–72. http://constructivist.info/1/2/061
Glasersfeld E. von (2005) Thirty years constructivism. Constructivist Foundations 1(1): 9–12. http://constructivist.info/1/1/009

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