In Memoriam Werner Callebaut

Giovanni Boniolo

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The article contains some recollections on Werner Callebaut highlighting his personal character and his role in the community of historians, philosophers and sociologists of the life sciences. Werner Callebaut (1952-2014) was a real European philosopher. He was the Scientific Director of the Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution and Cognition Research (KLI, Klosterneuburg, Austria) and the President of the International Society for the History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Biology.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)474-476
Number of pages3
JournalHistory and Philosophy of the Life Sciences
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2015


  • Europe
  • Leo Apostel (1925-1995)
  • Philosophy of the life sciences
  • Werner Callebaut (1952–2014)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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