Latvian Academy of Sciences


 

LATVIAN PHILOSOPHERS

 

Latvian Academy of Sciences, 2001

Last updated: October 29, 2002

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Janis BROKS Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- conception of nature in contemporary philosophy

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1956, Barkava, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Centre of Baltic Studies
Rostokas iela 60-24, Riga, LV 1029, Latvia

Phone: +371 7140555.
E-mail: brox@apollo.lv

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Ella BUCENIECE, Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- the history of ideas in Latvia: XX century

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1949, Daugavpils district, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology    
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940 , Latvia

Phone: +371 7226470. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: imants@sal.lv

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Ausma CIMDINA, Dr.philol.

Main interests:

Literary Reviews, Philosophy

- Latvian literary philosophy and the concept of gender: discourse of feminism

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1950, Jaunpiebalga, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

University of Latvia
Raina bulv. 19, Riga, LV 1586, Latvia

Phone: +371 7034859. Fax: +371 7213405.
E-mail: lettica@latnet.lv

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Elga FREIBERGA, Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- psychoanalysis, feminism and the ethics of otherness

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1956, Riga, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940 , Latvia

Phone: +371 72225468. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: efreiberga@yahoo.com

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Zaiga IKERE, Dr.habil.philol.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- Integration of Latvia into EU: cultural and philosophical aspect

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1945, Kuldiga district, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Daugavpils  University
Vienibas iela 13, Daugavpils, LV 5400 , Latvia

Phone: +371 54 22994. Fax: +371 54 22890.
E-mail: ikere@dpu.lv

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Svetlana KOVALCHUK, Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1956, Riga, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology,
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940, Latvia

Phone: +371 722 9208. Fax: +371 721 0806
E-mail: fsi@lza.lv

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Solveiga KRUMINA-KONKOVA, Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- religiosity and spirituality in the 21st century Latvia

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1960, Riga, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940, Latvia

Phone: +371 7225468. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: konkova@latnet.lv

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Maija KULE, Dr.habil.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- phenomenological and hermeneutical description of Lebenswelt

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1951, Lejasciems, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940 , Latvia

Phone: +371 7229208. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: fsi@lza.lv

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Rihards KULIS, Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- postmodernism and philosophy of human solidarity

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1945, Cesis, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940, Latvia

Phone: +371 7229208. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: fsi@lza.lv

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Iveta LEITANE, Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1962, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940, Latvia

Phone: +371 7034441. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: letane@navigator.lv

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Valerijs MARKOVS, Dr.habil.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- the world of man (filozofiskas antropologijas problemas

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1924, Vologda, Russia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940 , Latvia

Phone: +371 7229208. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: fsi@lza.lv

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Augusts MILTS, Dr.habil.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- ethics

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1928, Livani, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940, Latvia

Phone: +371 7229208. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: mara@lza.lv

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Arnolds PODMAZOVS, Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- traditional Oriental Christianity and the process of integration in Latvia

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1936, Belarus

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940, Latvia

Phone: +371 7225468. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: fsi@lza.lv

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Alfreds POLIS, Dr. habil.phil.

Main interests:

- problem of man in interdisciplinary aspects

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1932, Daugavpils, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Faculty of History and Philosophy
University of Latvia
Brivibas bulv. 32,
Riga, LV 1050, Latvia

Phone: +371 7287986. Fax: +371 7034513
E-mail: vff@lanet.lv

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Aija PRIEDITE, Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- national identity discourse in the history of ideas in Latvia

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1957, Riga, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940, Latvia

Phone: +371 7226470. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: priedite@lza.lv

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Mara RUBENE, Dr.habil.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- social memory, justice, tolerance

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1950, Cesis district, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940, Latvia

Phone: +371 7282389. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: ruben@lanet.lv

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Vija SILE, Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- Medical Ethics

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1952, Riga, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Riga Stradins University
Dzirciema iela 16, Riga, LV 1007, Latvia

Phone: +371 7 409104. Fax: +371 7828155.
E-mail: vijasile@yahoo.com

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Igors SUVAJEVS, Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- European philosophy and technologies of life

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1963, Priekule, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940, Latvia

Phone: +371 7229139. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: isuvajev@lza.lv

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Vilnis ZARINS, Dr.phil.

Main interests:

Philosophy

- values of classical humanism and its reception in Latvia

Recent/Representative Publication

Born: 1930, Jurmala, Latvia

Affiliation & Address

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology
University of Latvia
Akademijas laukums 1, Riga, LV 1940, Latvia

Phone: +371 7229208. Fax: +371 7210806.
E-mail: fsi@lza.lv

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