pre-presentation 21 Isodarco Summer Course

The Isodarco 21st Summer Course will convene
August 9 through August 18, 2000 in the town
of Rovereto on the eastern Italian Alps.
VULNERABLE WORLD, will bring together
scientists, historians, military analysts, and
public interest leaders of diverse experiences.

>From scientific discoveries prior to World War
II to the Manhattan Project and the use of the
atomic bomb over Hiroshima, the course will
take the participant through the Cold war
Arms Race to the post Cold War developments.
How have these weapons of mass destruction
affected political systems, relations among
nations? What are the prospects for their
control, management and elimination?

In the manner of Isodarco, participants and
faculty will partner in the discussions and
share ideas, strategies and visions for the

The nominal admission fee which includes
attendance accommodation and full board is
Lit. 350,000 (approximately US$ 190) and
Lit. 250,000 (approximately US$ 135) for
students without a salary up to the age of 26
who ask for it.

Application should arrive not later than June
30, 2000 and should be addressed to:

Prof. Carlo Schaerf (Director of the school)
Dipartimento di Fisica
Universita' di Roma "Tor Vergata"
Via della Ricerca Scientifica, 1
I00133 Roma Italy

Tel.: (++ 39) 06 72594560/1
Fax: (++ 39) 06 2040309
E-mail: isodarco at