Siavosh Naderi Farsani
Date & Place of Birth: 22/03/1969 – Farsan
Field of Study: Philosophy of Culture
Islamic Institute for Culture & Thought (IICT)
Faculty for Culture & Social Studies
Cultural Studies Department
Researcher & Scientific Board
Technical Diploma: 12 years Continuous Academic Education.
B.A in Education: Post Diploma Continuous Academic Education (TEFL) (4 years).
Post B.A Studies: 7 years Continuous Academic Research in Culture & Worldview
Special Field of research: Philosophy of Culture
Scientific Position: Scientific Researcher at Cultural Studies Department.
Administrational Position: General Director for International Publishing & Translation at IICT
1- Culture Recognition, (co- author), API Publication, Tehran, Iran, 1995
2- Art of Communication, (co -author), Jangal Publication, Tehran, Iran, 1999
3- A Critique on the Logical Theory of Religious Knowledge, lulu, 2007
4- Language and Thought, (co- author), CA, 2008
Books Under Print
1- Philosophy of Culture: Definition of Culture, IICT Publication
2- Philosophy of Culture: Methodology of Culture, IICT Publication
3- Philosophy of Culture: Building Blocks of Culture, IICT Publication
4- Philosophy of Culture: Elements and Rules of Culture, IICT Publication
Papers Presented at International Conferences
1- Is Hope Culture Bound? , Monday 17th September - Wednesday 19th September 2007, Mansfield College, Oxford.
2- An Investigation on The Possibility of Mutual Understanding in a Pluralistic World, IX Conference for European Culture, Center for European Cultural studies, Spain, Pamplona oct.24-27, 2007.
3- The Impact of Worldviews — Secular and Religious — on the Sustainability of Democracies (August 4 — 7, 2008, Assisi, Italy.
4- Understanding Conflicts--Cross-Cultural Perspectives, Arhus University, Denmark, and August 19-22, 2008.
5- Interfaith Dialogue: Religious Pluralism & Conflict Resolution, Colombo University, srilanka.
6- Teleological Foundations for Culture, International Conference At Imam khomeni University, Ghazvin, Iran, 2008
7- Building a Peaceful Future, Future of The Consumer Society, Finland, 28-29, may 2009
Papers Presented At National & Academic Conferences & Scientific Journals
1- A Critique on Development Models, Conference Publication, Tehran, Iran, (2010)
2- Dominant Bureaucracy of Knowledge in Iran, Zamaneh Monthly, Tehran, Iran, (2009)
3- The Priorities of Islamic & Iranian Development model, Strategic Symposium, Tehran, (2011)
4- Religion & State inter action, Public Culture, Quarterly, Tehran, Iran, (2008).
5- Science Role in National Authority, University of National Defense, Tehran, Iran, (2007)
6- Cultural Challenges & Threats, IRI national vision Conference, Tehran, Iran, (2006)
7- Cultural Foundations: A Lost Circle For Cultural Studies, Sadra Center for Social Studies, Tehran, Iran, 2009
Note: I have Published or presented 40 papers at national conferences or at Journals so far and I’m re publishing some of them via my web log. (http://siavoshnaderi.persianblog.ir/).
1- A Cognitive Map of worldview: Worldview Elements & Questions, Tehran, Iran, 2003
2- A Critical Research on Soroush Theory on Understanding Religious Knowledge, Tehran,
3- IRI Cultural Macro Policies, (co researcher), IRI Expediency Council, Tehran, Iran, 2004
4- IRI Macro Policies For NGOs, (co researcher), IRI Expediency Council, Tehran, Iran, 2005
5- State & Religion inter Actions, (co researcher), IRI National Management Organization, Tehran, Iran, 2006
6- Transitional Worldview Education, and international survey,IIT(2011)
7- Conflict Resolution: Theory & Practice, IICT, 2007-2010
8- Philosophy of Culture: Definition of Culture, IICT, Tehran, Iran, 2009
9- Philosophy of Culture: Methodology of Culture, IICT, Tehran, Iran, 2010
10- Philosophy of Culture: Building Blocks of Culture, IICT, Tehran, Iran, 2011
11- Philosophy of Culture: Elements and Rules of Culture, IICT, Tehran, Iran, 2012
Note: A perfect list of my conducted researches (about 32) may be found at iict.ac.ir. Meanwhile, I may publish the list on my web log
Current Research Projects
1- Culture & Life Style: a Theoretical Framework to Study Multi cultural Societies, IICT, Tehran, Iran
2- Identity & Culture: Political & religious Conflicts in Multi cultural Communities, Tehran, Iran
Academic & Research Achievements
So far, three theories have been developed as follow
1- Worldview as the Head Quarter of Culture
2- Conflict Resolution: Theory & Practice: The Possibility of Mutual understanding in the pluralistic world
3- Transitional Worldview as the Theoretical & Practical Mechanism for Sustainable Peace and Global Security