Basi Ontologiche dell’Etica

Prof. Vittorio Possenti

The Joint Diploma program on the thought of Thomas Aquinas begins the 2020-2021 program with an open lecture by Prof. Vittorio Possenti.  The theme of the Joint Diploma for this year is “I fondamenti della vita morale” (The Foundations of the Moral Life).

Prof. Possenti taught political philosophy at the Università Ca’ Foscari of Venice.  He is a founding member of the Institut International Jacques Maritain (1974); member of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences and the Pontifical Academy of Saint Thomas Aquinas, and for many years a member of the National Bioethics Committee (1999-2013).  His publications and interests include ethics, philosophical realism, personalism, metaphysics, human rights, and the science-philosophy relationship.