The publications of the Dragan European Foundation
The Dragan European Foundation, besides fostering scientific debate between experts, also encourages public cultural debates. Its publications reflect these inspirations, which can be seen in the variety of interests, domains of knowledge and research directions, which are in turn an expression of the thought and eclectic personality of Professor Iosif Constantin Dragan.
During the Foundation’s history, which spans over several decennia, some sectors have been more developed. However, the areas of application of the Foundation represent a systemic whole, where every publication is part of that whole and finds its full meaning in it.
At first it is hard to glimpse a unifying line in all this knowledge. Yet the careful reader, who is passionate and guided by independent judgement, will realise that to reconstruct independently the unity of design underlying the publishing and cultural activities of the Foundation can be one of the most stimulating intellectual adventures.
In order to illustrate its publishing output, as a sign of its activities carried out to develop and spread culture, the Dragan European Foundation printed the book Fondazione Europea Dragan. Le pubblicazioni in 2006, updated with the Addenda 2006-2011 in 2011.
Monographs are subdivided into thematic sessions, including both academic disciplines of long standing in the Foundation’s history and works that were the result of special circumstances, revealing a production where each volume has a precise r
Since its inception the Foundation has published 14 periodicals, not counting those that are only distributed nationally or locally. They are mainly published in Italian and Romanian, as well as French and English on account of their circulation a
The Founder of publishing houses (Edizioni Nagard in Italy, Europa Nova in Romania) producing publications in seven languages, Professor Iosif Constantin Dragan has contributed to the cultural development and international circulation of ideas in