David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Environmental Ethics 22 (4):377-396 (2000)
The main objective of this paper is to introduce the space-time concept of V. I. Vernadsky and to show the importance of this concept for understanding the biosphere theory of Vernadsky. A central issue is the principle of dissymmetry, which was proposed by Louis Pasteur and further developed by Pierre Curie and Vernadsky. The dissymmetry principle, applied both to the spatial and temporal properties of living matter, makes it possible to demonstrate the unified nature of space and time. At the same time, this principle shows the difference between the spatial-temporal properties of living matter and those of the inert environment. Living matter as opposed to the inert environment is an important part of the Weltanschauung of Vernadsky and is connected with all basic statements of his theoretical system
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
George S. Levit, Wolfgang E. Krumbein & Reiner Grübel (2000). Space and Time in the Works of V. I. Vernadsky. Environmental Ethics 22 (4):377-396.
Kaie Kotov (2002). Semiosphere. Sign Systems Studies 30 (1):41-54.
Andrew A. Fingelkurts, Alexander A. Fingelkurts & Carlos F. H. Neves (2010). Natural World Physical, Brain Operational, and Mind Phenomenal Space-Time. Physics of Life Reviews 7 (2):195-249.
John D. Norton, What Can We Learn About the Ontology of Space and Time From the Theory of Relativity?
Sesegma Zhimbeeva (2008). Ethic of Surrounding Environment. Proceedings of the Xxii World Congress of Philosophy 44:99-110.
Richard Swinburne (1968). Space and Time. New York, St. Martin's P..
Bradford Skow (2007). What Makes Time Different From Space? Noûs 41 (2):227–252.
Angela Coventry (2010). Hume's System of Space and Time. Logical Analysis and History of Philosophy 13.
Pedro M. S. Alves (2008). Objective Time and the Experience of Time: Husserl's Theory of Time in Light of Some Theses of A. Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity. [REVIEW] Husserl Studies 24 (3):205-229.
Ned Markosian (1992). On Language and the Passage of Time. Philosophical Studies 66 (1):1 - 26.
David Morris (2008). The Time and Place of the Organism: Merleau-Ponty's Philosophy in Embryo. Alter: revue de phénoménologie 16:69-86.
Josh Parsons (2007). 7. Theories of Location. Oxford Studies in Metaphysics 3:201.
Added to index2011-02-24
Total downloads86 ( #45,516 of 1,789,824 )
Recent downloads (6 months)2 ( #315,587 of 1,789,824 )
How can I increase my downloads?