Bunge, Mario

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Name
Bunge, Mario Gender: M
born on 21 September 1919 at 00:00 (= 12:00 midnight )
Place Buenos Aires, Argentina, 34s36, 58w27
Timezone LST m64w11 (is standard time)
Data source
Conflicting/unverified
Rodden Rating DD
Collector: Starkman
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 27°08' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 21°15 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 18°43'



Alternative birthtime
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Date 21 September 1919 at 23:59 (= 11:59 PM )
Place Buenos Aires, ARG, 34s36, 58w27
Timezone LST m64w11 (is standard time)
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 28°07' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 04°21 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 19°21'


Mario Bunge
photo: Prof. Mario Bunge, license cc-by-sa-3.0

Biography

Argentine philosopher, philosopher of science and physicist mainly active in Canada.

Bunge is a prolific intellectual, having written more than 400 papers and 80 books, notably his monumental Treatise on Basic Philosophy in 8 volumes (1974–1989), a comprehensive and rigorous study of those philosophical aspects Bunge takes to be the core of modern philosophy: semantics, ontology, epistemology, philosophy of science and ethics.

In 1982 he was awarded the Premio Príncipe de Asturias (Prince of Asturias Award)

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Starkman quotes him in private email: "I was born at midnight". He doesn't know if it was at the beginning of the day or at the end of it.

Categories

  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Philosopher
  • Notable : Awards : Other Awards (Asturias Award)