History of Philosophy B (p) (2013/2014)

Course code
4S02139
Name of lecturer
Enrico Peruzzi
Coordinator
Enrico Peruzzi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
12
Academic sector
M-FIL/06 - HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem IIA, Sem IIB

Lesson timetable

Sem IIA
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 2:00 PM - 3:40 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.2  
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.2  
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.2  
Sem IIB
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 2:00 PM - 3:40 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.2  
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.2  
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.2  

Learning outcomes

Knowledge of the main philosophical and theological themes of the modern age

Syllabus

Prerequisites: knowledge of the history of ancient and medieval philosophy

Course contents: Theologies and cosmologies of the Renaissance
Texts: A. Koyré, Dal mondo chiuso all’universo infinito, Milano, Feltrinelli, 1988, capitoli 1-5, pp. 7-98; A. Ingegno, Il nuovo platonismo, in Storia della Filosofia. 3: Dal Quattrocento al Seicento, Roma-Bari, Laterza, 1995, pp. 64-84; A. Ingegno, Astrologia, magia e ordine del mondo, ivi, pp. 85-113; W. R. Shea, Le macchine e i meccanismi della natura, ivi, pp. 165-179; W. R. Shea, Le nuove cosmologie, ivi, pp. 180-208; A. Ingegno, L’universo infinito e l’animazione universale, ivi, pp. 209-228; Massimo Mori, Storia della Filosofia moderna, Roma-Bari, Laterza, 2005, capitoli 1-15, pp. 3-219.

Teaching methods: lectures

Assessment methods and criteria

oral test