History of Contemporary Philosophy (2021/2022)

Course code
4S00805
Credits
6
Academic sector
M-FIL/06 - STORIA DELLA FILOSOFIA

Learning outcomes

History of Contemporary Philosophy The course aims to present the lines of development and the main currents of contemporary philosophy. The most general study is accompanied by the appropriate insights of the major figures of contemporary thought, also through the analysis of one or more of their fundamental works. At the end of the course, students will deepen their knowledge and comprehension of Western philosophical tradition and its main conceptual lines by acquiring a thorough knowledge of the authors and texts analyzed in the course. They will also develop their capacity to communicate philosophical contents to specialists and non-specialists alike, and the capacity to continue their studies at a higher level.