| || Wolfgang Metzger Award 2005|| |
Fredrik SUNDQVIST (Göteborg)
in recognition to his research publication
Theoretical Foundations and Philosophical Implications of Gestalt Psychology
The publication winning the Wolfgang Metzger Award 2005 is the doctoral dissertation of Dr. Sundqvist. It has been published as No. 16 of the series Acta Philosophica Gothoburgensia, Göteborg University (ISBN 91-7346-486-4). The award ceremony and the award winner's lecture took place at the 14th Scientific Convention of the GTA (February 24-27, 2005, Medical University Graz / Austria).
A series of articles - "The Crossroads Between Empiricism and Rationalism" - based on the award winning publication has been published in 2007 in the international multidisciplinary journal Gestalt Theory:
Please contact the publishing house if you want to acquire copies of these articles: Email to Wolfgang Krammer, Publishing house
This award - presented by the international multidisciplinary Society
for Gestalt Theory and its Applications (GTA)- is named in honor of
our late honorary chairman Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Wolfgang
Metzger who was one of the most eminent exponents of the second generation
of the Berlin school of Gestalt theory.
To qualify for this award applicants had to submit a scientific paper (in German or English language) which contributes to research or application on basis of Gestalt theory in the natural sciences, the humanities, the social sciences, or the economic sciences; e.g. the paper could deal with a subject from psychology, medicine, architecture, or any other field of research or application based on Gestalt theory.
Applicants were invited to submit either master theses or theses or papers written specifically for this award.