Ribas is the person in charge of this Site. He is the author, among other
works, of the book
del vacío" (Biography of emptiness).
Born in 1950 in Barcelona,
he is Ph. Doctor in Philosophy and Sciences of Education by the Barcelona
University (UB). He is a professor in the Humanities area of the Universitat
Oberta de Catalunya, one of the first and most prestigious in education
is focused on history and philosophy of science, and on philosophy of Culture.
Particularly, he is interested in the compared studies of the East and
West philosophies and religions. The question of void and emptiness must
be located in this context. He does not recognize much indebtedness to
teachers, but Alexandre Koyré, Mircea Eliade, and Raimon Panilkkar
must be mentioned.