PHL322H1: Contemporary Continental Philosophy

Hours: 
36L

German and French philosophy after World War II, focusing on such topics as: debates about humanism, hermeneutics, critical theory, the structuralist movement, its successors such as deconstruction. Typical authors: Heidegger, Gadamer, Habermas, Levi-Strauss, Foucault, Derrida.

Prerequisite: 

PHL217H1, 7.5 courses (in any field) with at least 1.5 in philosophy

Exclusion: 

PHL324H5

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)