Dr. Edgar Morin
Edgar Morin has concentrated on developing a method that can meet the challenge of the complexity of our world and reform thinking, preconditions for confronting all fundamental, global problems. His works - the six volumes of The Method (1977-2004), On Complexity, California Journal, Vidal and His Family, Pour sortir du XXème siècle, Concept of Europe, New Trends in the Study of Mass Communications, Homeland Earth, La Voie - have been translated into many languages, including Chinese, English, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish and Turkish.
Morin has received honorary doctorates in subjects ranging from political science to psychology and sociology from universities in 27 countries in the world and holds an itinerant UNESCO Chair in Complex Thought. Today he is recognized as a planetary thinker of our time.