To further elucidate the concept of transdisciplinarity, Prof. Masini shifted attention to the notion of multidimensionality.
At first she went over Yehezekel Dror’s idea that in Future Studies
relationship between disciplines, but also a contribution “backgrounds”, “schools of thought” and “cultures”.
there is not only a various different
Then she highlighted how Dror draws a correspondence between the two notions, by saying that
ctmultidimensionality and transdisciplinariw
are the opposite
of specialization, (...) which is greater and greater detail in the
itself part natural and
of the social
search for sciences M.
In closing, Prof. Masini underlined in a clear and unambiguous manner the decisive
role of transdisciplinarity globalization:
in addressing complex societal issues in the age of
can be said to be crucial at this
point in changing mistakes
time for society. of such
historical reasons and to aadress a rapidly
Without transdisciplinarity gravity as to threaten the
humanity. disciplinarity understandin
In is a
an age of specialization,
recognised as an complex and rapidly
tool for society,
dangers are ahead or already in the making N.