Archive for: Baggio, Antonio M.

"La double idée de fraternité – comme héritage de la tradition et comme projet de transformation – et la fondation des droits de l’homme dans le contexte colonial"

Abstract: When comparing the French Revolution of 1789 and the Revolution of the black slaves in the French colony of Saint-Domingue (Haiti) between 1791 and 1804, many commentators emphasise the European origin of revolutionary ideas. They do so in order to imply that the slaves, rather than “thinking out” their revolution, simply “carried it out”: the theory is that ideas travelled […]
Lingua: Françoise

"Attraverso la prova: ll Cile democratico nella testimonianza del presidente Patricio Aylwin Azócar"

Abstract: Patricio Aylwin Azócar was president of the Republic of Chile from 1990 to 1994. On him, above all, fell the weight of the task of pacifying a country which was politically split and deeply wounded by the dictatorial regime which had been installed by general Pinochet, who with a coup d’état brought to an end the experience of the Allende […]
Lingua: Italiano

"La fraternité comme catégorie politique. Les fondements religieux et laïcs d’un paradigme relationnel dans l’espace public"

Abstract: Depuis le début du nouveau millénaire, plusieurs études sur la fraternité ont souligné l'importance de cette idée, étendue aux domaines politiques et juridiques. Cependant une objection a traversé le débat: le concept de fraternité ne pouvait pas entrer dans le domaine public en raison de ses origines et de ses connotations religieuses. Dans la première partie, la communication considère cette […]
Lingua: Françoise

"Studies on fraternity: pointers on the work done during this past decade"

Abstract: This article mentions some academic events of the past decade and some relevant publications on the topic of fraternity, with the goal of offering a direction in preparation for the appointment on the 11-13 of March, 2013, «Fraternity as Relational Principle, in Law and Politics»; Sophia University Institute, Loppiano (Florence).
Lingua: English

"Introduzione ai testi del seminario su: «La fraternità come principio relazionale giuridico e politico»"

Abstract: This section presents some interventions from the Seminar on “Fraternity as a relational principle in law and politics”, organized by the Department of Political Studies at the Sophia University Institute, in collaboration with RUEF (Red Universitaria para el Estudio de la Fraternidad) from 11-13 March 2013 at Loppiano (Incisa in Val d’Arno, Firenze).
Lingua: Italiano

"Innovazione e comunità: l’amicizia come condizione della conoscenza nella filosofia"

Abstract: An important factor, which seems to be present in every cultural and social innovation, is that these innovations come about through the creation of new forms of community. Human history has witnessed a succession of various types of new community and a study of their typology demonstrates that each one generates a paradigm that is progressively communicated to society at […]
Lingua: Italiano

"Fraternità e riflessione politologica contemporanea"

Abstract: In political science reflection on fraternity as it is understood in its civil and public aspects is constantly developing. The reasons which nourish this development can be classified in two large groups: in the first group fraternity is recognized as a need or a question, on the basis of the awareness that the achievement of the other two principles, liberty […]
Lingua: Italiano

"Crisi della democrazia e strategie della fraternità"

Abstract: The crisis in democracy in both developing and long established nations has two sides. The negative side can be seen in the limited participation in politics, increased control of the individual through economic strategies and methods of persuasion, and new forms of internal and external poverty. On the positive side, we see the reawakening of consciences leading to life choices […]
Lingua: Italiano

"La Caritas in veritate e il pensiero della complessità"

Abstract: The rejection of traditional political ideologies, as a reaction to their shortcomings, led during the last century to a succession of ideas from philosophers looking for new ways. Rather than the coarseness of previous abstract ideas, the reality of modern life demands unconditional understanding and respect. To understand what is simple - the reality of life - we must not […]
Lingua: Italiano

"The spirituality of Unity in politics"

Abstract: The article is composed of three parts. In the first part the author describes the relationship between the spirituality of unity and the political engagement risen from it, including the foundation of its most recent and mature expression: the political movement for unity. Then, the author summarizes some of the crucial points of the political doctrine of unity, and how […]
Lingua: Italiano