PHI480.1 Contemporary Philosophy

This course is designed to present the student with a solid introduction to the major thinkers in contemporary philosophy, with emphasis placed on developing a properly philosophical understanding of the issues and arguments. Topics include: Deconstruction; Ontology; Ethics and law; Art and Technology; The Possibility of Politics; Psychoanalysis. Philosophers to be studied include Heidegger, Husserl, Derrida, Levinas, Lacan, Foucault, Adorno, Benjamin, Baudrillard, J.L. Nancy. (GEP 0803)

Department: Philosophy

Location: Istanbul

Credits: 3