Category Archives: TEPT

TEPT final event: presentation of the Tree of Philosophers

On November 22nd DR2 launched the Tree of Philosophers, an online resource providing academic genealogical trees of philosophers. The Tree of Philosophers is the main result of the project TEPT, funded by Fondazione CRT. The event have been held in … Continue reading

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The Tree of Philosophers is branching out!

Thanks to the collaboration and commitment of a growing number of researchers, the scope of the Tree of Philosophers is growing. The TEPT project started out by considering the most commonly acknowledged historical relation of academic descent, that is the … Continue reading

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THIRD DR2 CONFERENCE (in Rome!)

16-17 January 2023 Dipartimento di Filosofia, Sapienza Università di Roma Villa Mirafiori, via Carlo Fea, 2 – Roma Links for following through Webex: 16 January, 15:00-19:00 Session 1. Quantitative History of Philosophy: Methodological Peculiarities  15:00 Enrico Pasini (Torino, Roma), Introduction … Continue reading

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TEPT data and disambiguation – The use of personal identifiers

The TEPT project is committed to the development of an infrastructure for the reconstruction of the relations of academic descent among philosophers. Such relations constitute a socio-institutional network of arcs connecting nodes, i.e. couples of academic parent/offspring. The Tree of … Continue reading

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TEPT gets an annotation tool

Thanks to the collaboration with Enrico Mensa, Davide Colla and Matteo Delsanto (Department of Computer Science of the University of Turin), TEPT can now rely on a tool for data-entry tasks and for metadata management.  One of the tasks of … Continue reading

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A database for TEPT

Thanks to the joint efforts of DR2 and the department of Computer Science, a data structure has been set up for a database storing TEPT (Turin Enhanced Philosophy Tree) data. TEPT’s database is a relational database consisting of three tables: … Continue reading

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Grant Awarded to DR2!

We are pleased to announce that DR2 has been awarded a grant by Fondazione CRT for the project TEPT – Turin Enhanced Philosophy Tree. The DR2 project will be carried out in collaboration with CNR – ILIESI, the Department of … Continue reading

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